The DCI on Thursday revealed that the man behind the brutal
killing of a woman whose body parts were found dumped in Umoja II has been
The body parts of the deceased were discovered on May 31,
2020 at Tumaini Primary School and the man has been identified as David Migwi
It has emerged that the accused moved from a house in Amani
Estate where he had kept the body for several days.
“Detectives investigating the murder had linked it to a
house at a nearby Amani Estate where the occupant (David Migwi) had since moved
from, having kept the body therein for several days, and only disposed it in a
sack after the odour from its decomposing parts became unbearable,” wrote the
Further, investigations revealed that on April 27, CCTV
cameras captured Kariuki walking out of a club in the Nairobi CBD in the
company of a lady.
- 1 Mother, son and man found dead inside City apartment
- 2 Mathira MP moves to court to stop arrest
- 3 Trader held over murder of his son seeks bail
- 4 Police arrest two people, recover AK47 rifle in Isiolo
Later, the lady’s body parts were found dumped in different
The head, arms & legs had been dumped at Umoja dumpsite
and the torso later found along Landhies Road.
DNA analysis on the body parts matched that of 36-year-old
Penina Wairimu Njeri, the woman he had walked with from the club.
The suspect disappeared and has been on the run until today
when DCI officers pounced on him.