Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich prime suspect in the murder of Kenyan Olympic runner Agnes Jebet Tirop has been arrested in Mombasa, Kenya.
Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich is the main suspect in the death of Olympic runner Agnes Tirop whom was found dead in her bedroom in Kenya.
The police have been on a manhunt since her body was discovered on Wednesday in the town of Iten.
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Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich said to be her husband was nowhere to be found since the discovery of her body. He was finally found in the town of Mombasa.
David Mathieu OCPD Chamgamwe said during a press conference that, Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich is around 20 years-old.
Police Officers everywhere around the country have been [on] alert to ensure the culprit is arrested, he added.
He continued to say that it didn’t took them long to catch Rotich since he used his car to flee. When police arrived in Mombasa yesterday morning, the car was park in town, he added. It is yet unclear where Ibrahim Kipkemoi Rotich will be tried but David Mathieu said “a decision will be made according to the law“.