25 year old Kenyan Olympic star, Agnes Tirop, was found dead in her home with stabbed wounds allegedly inflicted by her husband….
She represented Kenya in the 5,000m women’s finals at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics in Japan.
Her death was confirmed by Barnaba Korir, the chairperson of Athletics Kenya in Nairobi Region.
In a statement , he wrote, “Athletics Kenya are distraught this afternoon to learn about the untimely death of World 10,000m bronze medalist Agnes Tirop.
Tirop was found dead at their home in Iten after she was allegedly stabbed by her husband. We are still working to unearth more details surrounding her demise.”