crimeA man facing charges over his wife’s murder took his own life at Kericho police cells.

Kericho OCPD Kipkemoi Rop confirmed the incident stating Kiplimo Korir hung himself on Friday, days after killing his wife who was six months pregnant.

He is said to have used a shirt and a rope to hang himself.

Kiplimo Korir made headlines last week Thursday when he stabbed his wife to death after finding her with her lover in their house in Ainamoi. He surrendered himself to Laliat sublocation chief Joseph Sitienei before he was handed over to Kericho police for interrogation.

The woman’s lover, Aaron Chepkwony ran for his life when Korir started stabbing his wife.