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Chronology of the Kiambu killings (watch)

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22-year-old Lawrence Warunge who confessed to killing his family members has given a chronology of how he executed the murders that has left the country shocked.

The Bachelor of Business in IT student said he decided to wipe his entire household since they were fond of talking ill of him behind his back.

The 22 Year old university student who is the main suspect in the murder of five family members in Lower Kabete told police officers that he got inspiration to commit the cold-blooded killings from ‘Killing Eve’ -a British dark thriller.

He told detectives that he has initially planned to kill everyone including his two surviving sisters who are in school, but his plans were foiled when the two returned to school on December 5.

Recovered murder weapons.

The plan foiled when his girlfriend delayed in getting him the knives he needed.

While appearing to borrow a leaf from Villanelle- the villain and psychopathic assassin in the British show- the 22-year-old descended upon his family members without remorse, killing them one by one before hitting the road to destroy evidence.

A detailed report from the police and Citizen Tv said that he killed James Kinyanjui first- a handyman who lived a few meters from the main house.

He then attacked his mother Anne Wanjiku who was in the kitchen and then his 12-year-old brother who had responded to his mother’s distress call.

The murder suspect then attacked his father Nicholas Waruinge who had jumped from the balcony, attempting to flee the visceral attack.

Last to be killed was his cousin, a 13-year-old boy who was hiding under the bed.

He told police officers how he stabbed the minor with a 9-inch knife despite the helpless child kneeling and pleading for mercy.

Before the murder, Warunge told detectives that he had gone online to research on the best way to execute the crime.

Villanelle character in the Killing Eve TV series inspired my actions-Kiambu killings suspect

To ensure that none of his victims would survive, Warunge would hit them on the head with a metal bar, stab them multiple times on the chest before slitting their throat.

Watch the chronology of events that led to the murders below.

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