Agnes Tirop: Police arrest husband of Kenyan athlete after distance runner found dead
The two-time World Championship bronze medallist was found with stab wounds in her neck on Wednesday. Her husband, Emmanuel Rotich, had gone missing but was arrested in the coastal city of Mombasa on Thursday after reportedly trying to flee the east African country. Tirop finished fourth in the 5,000m at Tokyo 2020.
Agnes Jebet Tirop of Kenya wins the Women's 5000m Final during the Stockholm - 2019 Diamond League at Stockholm's Olympiastadion on May 30, 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden.