Sunday, October 17, 2021

Kenya Loses World Athletics Record Holder, Tirop To Alleged Homicide

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Kenya’s world record holder, two-time World Athletics Championships bronze medallist

Agnes Tirop has been found stabbed to death at her home in the western town of Iten.

Her husband according to the police is being held as the prime suspect in the murder of the 25 year old Tirop.

Last month, Tirop set the world recordfor a women’s only 10km road race in Germany.

A criminal investigation has commenced into her death and police said her husband may have killed her because he’s gone missing.