migoriA manhunt has been launched for a man who allegedly hacked his wife to death at their Gotkweru home in Suna East subcounty, Migori, on Wednesday night.

Mageyi Ouru is said to have slashed his wife Dorothy Atieno with a panga after she denied him sex.

Suna West deputy county commissioner Yusuf Huka confirmed the incident saying the woman succumbed to her injuries upon arrival at Migori Level 4 Hospital.

“We are yet to establish what transpired before her demise,” he said.

He added that investigations and a manhunt for Ouru were underway.