Kenya Police have arrested the prime suspect in the murder of former world cross country champion Agnes Jebet Tirop.
It is believed that the Jebet’s husband Emmanuel Ibrahim Kipleting the prime suspect in the murder of the Olympian who was found dead in her house at the free-area in Iten, Egeyo Marakwet County on Wednesday morning.
country to evade justice. Rotich is believed to have killed the two-time World Athletics championships bronze medallist,by stabbing her before going into hiding. Tirop’s lifeless body was found lying on her bed Wednesday morning in Iten, with visible stab wounds on her abdomen. pic.twitter.com/qTY1Z9QBPW
— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) October 14, 2021
The Directorate of Investigations (DCI) announce on Thursday night, on their official twitter handle that they have finally arrested the suspect.