Chinese tour guide kills tourist in Kenya

2016-08-09 16:11


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Nairobi — A Kenyan police official says a Chinese tour guide has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a couple during an argument over seating arrangements for dinner in the famed Maasai Mara game reserve.

A police source says the suspect confronted the couple on Monday night at Keekorok Lodge and demanded that they move from a table.

An altercation ensued.

The wife died, and the husband was injured.

Narok County Commander Abdi Galgalo says the man works for a Chinese tour company.

The police source identified the tour guide in custody as Lee Changqin, and the deceased woman is Luo Jinli, 45. Her husband, who suffered injuries, is Dong Ya, 47.

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