Most wanted terrorist shot dead

Elsewhere, a couple was found murdered in cold blood and hid under a bed on a Mombasa beach.

Police shot the suspect after a successful raid in his house in Likoni, Mombasa and added that the suspect has been on the list of most wanted fugitives for a long time.

"We suspect he was in Somalia in the last three years. He returned two weeks ago," area police Mr Benjamin Rotich said.

Murdered couple

Meanwhile, a couple was on Thursday found murdered in their house in Shelly Beach, Likoni.

The bodies of the 47-year-old man and his 27-year-old wife were found under their bed in the locked master bedroom.

A neighbour said the couple’s relative raised the alarm after their three children were unable to access their parents' room as it was locked from inside.

The children, aged 11, nine and seven years, called their relative when they did not get a response from their parents.

"The relative came all the way from Maungu and asked for help where we broke the door and found the bodies," said the neighbour who requested anonymity.

Likoni OCPD Benjamin Rotich said police were yet to get any clue on the murder as the bodies did not have any physical injuries.

"We will only get further into this when the post-mortem is conducted but we cannot rule out strangulation," said Mr Rotich.

He added that they are yet to make any arrests and disclosed that the bodies of the slain have been taken to a Mombasa mortuary.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Ini Edo posts new photos amid reports of welcoming a baby through surrogacy

Ini Edo posts new photos amid reports of welcoming a baby through surrogacy

Willy Paul apologizes to Kenyans on Behalf of Diana B

Willy Paul apologizes to Kenyans on Behalf of Diana B

KDF moves to forcibly acquire Sh 500M supermarket land in Nairobi

KDF moves to forcibly acquire Sh 500M supermarket land in Nairobi

4 side effects of being a virgin for too long, according to research

4 side effects of being a virgin for too long, according to research

Zari Hassan lectures Tanzanians over her viral black innerwear video

Zari Hassan lectures Tanzanians over her viral black innerwear video

DP Ruto's firm wins Sh190M Nairobi county gov't tender

DP Ruto's firm wins Sh190M Nairobi county gov't tender

Diana Marua hospitalized, Bahati gives update [Photos]

Diana Marua hospitalized, Bahati gives update [Photos]

Betty Kyallo shares photos of the first Subaru she bought after joining KTN

Betty Kyallo shares photos of the first Subaru she bought after joining KTN

Akothee’s message to daughter Rue as she graduates from Strathmore Uni

Akothee’s message to daughter Rue as she graduates from Strathmore Uni