Police in Mtwapa, Kilifi County are investigating an incident where two lovers committed suicide early this morning.
It is alleged Lucy Nyokabi, 23, and her boyfriend identified only as ‘Rastaman’ died after jumping from the fifth floor of Bigsal apartment.
The incident left residents in dismay, and according to police all this occurred at 3:00 am leapt at the bedroom’s balcony.
According to the apartment’s guard, he heard a loud bang in the backyard, followed by the deafening noise of a car alarm that immediately went off.
“The guard went round to check what was happening, only to be confronted by the sight of a man’s naked body, lying on the ground and as he pondered his next move, a second body that belonged to a woman landed on his feet with a thud,” DCI said
The guard was shocked at the sight of falling human beings and immediately took flight, engulfed in fear, towards Mtwapa police station.
“On arrival, the bewildered guard told detectives that there were ‘falling ghosts’ at his place of work. Detectives accompanied him to the scene where they discovered two bodies with multiple fractures, belonging to a man and a woman,” DCI said
After accessing the house, whose door had been latched from inside, detectives established that the two had been fighting prior to committing suicide.
The bedroom’s floor was also flooded with blood, while a glass table in the living room had been shattered.