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Rally Driver Maxine Wahome Facing Murder Charge In Assad Khan’s Death

Post by : Hillary Musyoki

Rally Driver Maxine Wahome, will be charged with a murder charge of her late ex lover Assad Khan.

The rally driver who appeared before Magistrate Bernard Ochoi on Tuesday, where the new development was revealed during her case.

The prosecution informed the court that Maxine will appear in court on Wednesday to answer to the charges presented before her.

“The prosecutor has indicated that the DPP has now made a decision to charge the respondent with a count of murder, and he has further informed the court that the respondent is required to appear before the high court today virtually for directions by the high court judge in view of that application, and this  miscellaneous application is closed,” Magistrate Bernard Ochoi noted.

Photo// Rally Driver Maxine Wahome to face Murder Charges. Photo Courtesy

The DPP asked the court  to detain the suspect at Kilimani police station for mental evaluation prior to filing the plea.

Maxine was arrested and held at Kilimani Police Station on December 12, after Adil Khan, Asad’s brother reported an alleged assault.

The police officers told the court that when they visited the scene, they found blood and house hold items scattered on the floor and staircase.

“On further examination, one of the window pane glasses was broken as well as two-door window pane glasses that were also broken,” read the court document.

Maxine was released on a Ksh.100,000 cash bail after spending two nights in custody.


Also Read: Court Orders DPP, Investigating officer to File Report On Rally Driver Maxine Wahome’s Case In the Next 15 Days

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