Kiambu murders: Lawrence Warunge case pushed to allow mental exam

Lawrence Njoroge Warunge

Lawrence Njoroge Warunge, the prime suspect in the murder of five people in Kiambaa, Kiambu County, is escorted out of the Kiambu Law Courts on January 12, 2021.

Photo credit: Simon Ciuri | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Lawrence Njoroge Warunge is accused of killing his four family members and a farmhand in Kiambaa on January 5.
  • Chief Government Pathologist Johansen Oduor said all the five died from multiple stab wounds highly likely inflicted by the same person.

The case against the prime suspect in the gruesome killing of five people in Kiambu County failed to kick off Monday, with a court allowing time for a mental assessment.

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