A man killed and his body dumped in a river in Likuyani

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Likuyani OCPD Meshack Kiptum

A 20 year old man body was found dumped in a river few meters from Matundu police station.

Police in Likuyani have launched investigation into the murder.

Confirming the incident, Likuyani OCPD Meshack Kemboi Kiptum said the
body was discover by a boda boda rider dumped near Matunda bridge in
mtoni polisi river at about 9am.

“At about 9am we received information from Victor Kiberenge a boda
boda operator that while traveling along Eldoret – Kitale road he had
seen a human body dumped  near Matunda  bridge, my officers visited
the scene and removed the body of an unknown young man about 20 years
of age which had no visible injuries,” said Kiptum.

According to Kiptum it is suspected the man was killed elsewhere and
he body carried and dumped in the river.

The OCPD has appealed to anybody who might have lost his male relative
aged about 20 years to come out and help in identifying the body
which was taken to Kitale hospital for postmortem to establish the
cause of his death.