Arrests over murder of marathon winner

  • Three-times winner: Richard Kessio winning the Bermuda Marathon in 2013

    Three-times winner: Richard Kessio winning the Bermuda Marathon in 2013

Three suspects have been arrested in Kenya in connection with the murder of former Bermuda Marathon champion Richard Tirop Kessio.

The three are believed to be ringleaders of a gang that has terrorised residents of the western city Eldoret, Kenyan news site Citizen Digital reported.

Mr Kessio and a friend were killed on the outskirts of the city last month.

Mr Kessio, 43, who was Kenyan, won the Bermuda Marathon three times between 2010 and 2014.

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Published Feb 21, 2018 at 8:00 am (Updated Feb 21, 2018 at 8:54 am)

Arrests over murder of marathon winner

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