Kenyan man found dead after fight with pastor over affair with his wife
A man in Nyatike was found dead after a fight with a pastor who had been having an affair with his wife.
Tobias Oyoo was told his wife had been cheating on him with his friend and pastor Fred Ochieng’. The three were members of Roho Msalaba Church.
“Oyoo and his wife had just solved their marital problem at my office and were to move back home. The affair with the suspect was the main problem in the marriage,” said Osiri chief David Oula.
The couple agreed that Oyoo would give his mother-in-law cash on Tuesday and that his wife would return home on Wednesday.
But Oyoo decided to confront Ochieng’ and his wife after being old they had been seen together.
He rode a motorcyle all the way from Sori town to Osiri, a journey of about 30kms, to confront them.
“He parked his motorcycle by the road and walked into the thicket where he found his wife and the pastor making out. A confrontation ensued,” Oula said.
The woman is said to have run away without raising the alarm, leaving the two men fighting over her. But she reported the incident at the chief’s office that night.
A search team found signs of a fight near a goldmine surrounded by vegetation.
“When the deep mine was inspected the man was found dead. He was pushed in and landed head first on sharp rocks,” the chief said.
Nyatike OCPD Dishon Chebaka, said the three people in the love triangle knew each other well and that the suspect was still at large.
“The motorcycle and the woman are at Macalder police station. We have launched a manhunt for the suspect,” Chebaka said.
The body was taken to Migori Level Four Hospital mortuary.
The source –the-star.co.ke