Suspect in murder of Syombua, children turns State witness

Mr Peter Maina Mwangi appearing in a Nyeri court on December 11, 2019. He was released after agreeing to become a prosecution witness in the case involving the murder of Joyce Syombua and her two children. PHOTO | JOSEPH WANGUI | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • was arrested in Nanyuki town on the evening of November 28 by detectives from DCI.
  • Mr Mwangi is said to have shared crucial details about the murder.
  • He was arrested after detectives learned that he was in constant communication with the prime suspect.

A suspect arrested in connection with the murder of Joyce Syombua and her two children in Nanyuki has been released by a Nyeri court.

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