The mysterious murder of Jane Mwende in Mlolongo, Machakos County, has not only shocked the local community but has also ignited a strong reaction online.
The circumstances surrounding Jane Mwende’s death are shrouded in mystery, and the community is left searching for answers and justice.
As they mourn her loss, they also remember the vibrant and hardworking woman who touched their lives, leaving behind cherished memories.
The case took a startling turn when photos of the women Jane Mwende had reportedly fought with over a man resurfaced on the internet, shedding light on the possible motives behind this tragic incident.
Jane’s son, Fredrick Wanyonyi, has now broken his silence about his mother’s death. He described his mother as a hardworking woman who never disturbed anyone and was not a drunkard. She was simply trying to make ends meet as a diligent and well-liked hairdresser.
Evelyn Wanza Katumbu and Faith Nthemba Kyalo, the suspects linked to Jane Mwende’s disappearance, faced a court appearance at Mavoko Law Courts, where they were arraigned on miscellaneous charges.
The court’s decision to extend their detention by 10 more days indicates the seriousness of the ongoing investigation.
Jane’s last moments at her salon were seemingly routine. She received a call from a client, answering it with her usual cheerful demeanor, according to her colleague, Winnie, who was present that fateful day. No one could have foreseen the tragic turn of events that would follow.
Jane Mwende, last seen leaving her salon on a seemingly ordinary evening in late August, failed to return home, causing grave concern among her family and friends. Flyers were plastered around town, and pleas for information flooded social media. The hope of her safe return dwindled with each passing day.