Villagers in Nkabune, Imenti North of Meru County were left in shock on Wednesday afternoon after they stumbled on a headless body of a young woman abandoned on a road with blood flowing via her neck.
The victim identified as Justa Mwongania, 21 as well as also a mother of a two-year-old, was a casual worker at Nkabune Technical Institute. She was on her lunch break when the bizarre incident occurred.
According to witnesses, the assailant, after beheading the woman, ran away with the head before he abandoned the idea 30 meters via the crime scene.
“The killer cut her head at the back first then turned as well as also cut her again by the throat then he took the head as well as also ran with the idea nevertheless abandoned the idea 30 meters via here,” said a resident.
Villagers followed the blood trail into the farm as well as also found the woman’s head dumped a few meters via the road.
The identity of the suspect as well as also the motive behind the gory killing remains unknown.
Police have launched hunt for the suspect who can be still at large.
The deceased’s body was moved to Meru Level 5 Hospital mortuary.
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Attacker runs with head after beheading woman in broad daylight – VIDEO