Gladys Chania, a former candidate for the Kiambu Woman Representative, has been detained by police as a suspect in her husband George Mwangi’s slaying.
Gladys was detained on Friday, October 14, according to Kiambu police captain Perminus Kioi, when her statement didn’t line up.
“Detectives have arrested politician Gladys Chania, who unsuccessfully vied for the Kiambu Woman Representative seat in the last general elections, as the main suspect behind the death of her husband engineer George Mwangi.
She initially reported Mwangi missing to the police on Sunday, October 9, after he walked downstairs in their home.
However, according to early reports, the victim was slain there before being abandoned in Kieni Forest in Gatundu North, Kiambu County, according to Kioi.
The Kiambu police boss added that four more suspects were arrested over the murder.
Police discovered Mwangi’s body dumped inside Kieni Forest in Gatundu North, Kiambu County, on Wednesday evening.