Mombasa, KENYA: Police in Mombasa are investigating the alleged murder of a bank employee woman who was found dead in her house.
The woman’s body; identified as Janet Adhiambo, was found in her house in Kizingo area on Thursday.
Police said the 26-year-old woman who was a Chase Bank employee, had injuries in her head and some marks in her neck.
Mombasa Urban police boss Lucas Ogara told Baraka FM a man who was said to be her neighbour, called the police after being suspicious when the woman failed to open her house.
“The death is being treated with a lot of suspicion and we have launched investigations to ascertain the cause of her death,” the police boss said.
The police boss added that the woman was set to travel upcountry before she met her death.
“According to her mother who arrived later,we found that her music system,startimes decorder iron box and her cell phone were missing,”he added.
The body was moved to Pandya mortuary.
Mr Ogara added that the woman’s cause of death will be determined by a postmortem.