Body of 60-year-old mentally challenged man found in Kibwezi


Police in Mtito Andei Makueni county are investigating to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of a 60 years old man whose lifeless body found decaying at a forest within Nzambani location, Kibwezi sub-county, Makueni County Friday.

Confirming the incident Kibwezi sub-county police commander Ben Chagulo said the remains of were discovered by the public who raised the alarm.

“Yesterday at around 1830hrs while a child was grazing spotted human-like skull and bones at the forest in Nzambani location, the area chief accompanied by members of the public rushed to the scene and managed to identify the deceased clothes”, Said Chagulo.

Chagulo added that the body had no single identification documents but the area chief and the local community identified the deceased clothes as of a male one Nzioka Nzuve aged about 60 years who has been mentally ill.

He divulged that police are working around the clock to find the cause of the death urging the relatives to come and claim his body for burial arrangements.

The body of the deceased was taken to Makindu sub-county hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.

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