An 80-year-old woman said to have been raped by unknown persons was, on Monday morning, found lying on the floor, dead, inside her house with her mouth stuffed with clothes.
The octogenarian, Jedidah Wanjiru, according to a Kenya’s news medium, had bruises on her neck, suggesting that she could have been strangled to death.
The sad incident reportedly occurred at Kanyange village, Kirinyaga County, in Kenya.
The family is now crying for justice following the brutal killing of their kin, report said.
Report said the door of the old woman’s house was not broken and family members suspected that the killers could have stormed into the house on Sunday night before the victim, who lived alone, went to sleep.