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Athlete Champion Agnes Tirop Husband Arrested

The prime suspect in the gruesome murder of 25 year old wold 5,00m record holder Agnes Tirop, has been arrested.

Ibrahim Rotich, who was in a relationship with Agness Tirop was arrested in changamwe, Mombasa county as he tried to flee to the neighboring country to evade Justice.

Ibrahim Rotich is believed to have killed Tirop by stabbing her before going to hiding. Changamwe sub-county police commander David Mathiu has revealed that Rotich who was using his car; a Toyota Axio silver in colour, registration number KBZ 667 H had arrived in Mombasa on Thursday morning where moments later he parked his car at Chaani Social hall and went on a drinking spree.

The DCI boss George kinoti said that the suspect has been arrested, and he is in custody and will be charged in court over the murder once investigations are completed.He said that a team was set up to track him down when Tirop’s body was found with stab wounds in their Iten home.

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Agness Tirop David Mathiu Ibrahim Rotich Mombasa Tirop


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