Kisauni Sub-County Police Commander Julius Kiragu said the pastor stabbed his wife in the back and on the hand, severely injuring her at around 10:30 am, K24 TV reported.
The pastor then proceeded to slit his throat.
Police say the deceased accused the wife of attempting to take over the church ‘he had struggled’ to establish.
The injured woman was taken to Coast General Hospital while the deceased’s body was taken to the mortuary in the same facility.
The couple had four children.
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