Investigators have made great strides in unraveling the murder mystery of 6-year-old Beverly Mumo Musyoki, murdered by her father, Robinson Musyoki, and mother, Rose Muteti, on August 24, 2020, in Kenya.
A child in the midst of a long war between his estranged parents died suddenly on August 24, 2020, while living with his father in Mlolongo, Machakos County.
In a statement released at Mlolongo Police Station, the girl complained of chest pains and was pronounced dead on arrival at Mater Hospital in Nairobi. A subsequent inquest by four doctors, including a government scientist, Johansen Oduor, revealed that he died of a stroke.
The Director of Criminal Investigations, DCI, in a statement Monday, May 9, 2022, said that after conducting new investigations into the murder, which was previously described as “the work of the powers of darkness,” murder experts opened one. A new bug package linked the two to the murder and arrested them on Sunday in Emali, Makueni region.
“As the biological mother of Beverly Naomi Kiamba, she learned of her daughter’s death through a phone call from her ex-husband, who called her on October 24, 2020, to tell her she was going to a funeral. Montezuma, since the daughter fell ill and died,” the statement read.
“Naomi rushed to the grave to confront her corpse, which had been badly injured.
“A report then released by the government’s Director of Medicine, Dr. Johansen Oduor, states that the cause of death was a traumatic event, giving an indication that the child died from injuries related to the child abuse case.
“Investigations by homicide investigators indicate that following Beverly’s parents’ bitter divorce, Robinson was ordered by the juvenile court to stay with the children for one month from October 29, 2019, to December 5, 2020. before that, they are returned to their mother.
“It was the last time Naomi would see her daughter alive since her ex-husband, who was an engineer at Kenya Pipeline, did not return the children and kept getting her calls. Her uncle, Robinson, married another woman and moved in with him in an unknown position.
“Naomi returned to court on December 16, 2019, and received a warrant for Robinson’sRobinson’s arrest which was sent to the SCO Industrial Police Station. Report on their daughter’s death.
“Before their divorce, the couple lived happily ever after. Naomi’sNaomi’s husband used to play guitar in the African Brotherhood at the starehe while singing in the choir. But suddenly, Naomi started noticing strange behavior from the husband “He started drinking heavily, but he was a drunk, and he used animal blood for religious ceremonies.
“Investigators had also confirmed that the deceased’s 11-year-old brother, who was the primary witness in this case, had taken a death threat if he revealed what happened before his sister died.
“Further investigations into this case follow the promotion of the Criminal Department to a full department within the Director of Criminal Investigations by Director General George Kinoti and the appointment of Mr. Martin Nyuguto, HSC, as director.
Both suspects are currently before Machakos High Court on charges of murder, the statement concluded.
A 6-year-old Kenyan girl was murdered by her parents. A 6-year-old Kenyan girl was murdered by her parents.