Body of a girl found in River Kuywa

The girl's body is still unidentified

A body of a girl aged between 7-10 years was found in River Kuywa in Khalala village, Sitikho sub-location in Webuye West constituency on Wednesday evening.

Confirming the incident, assistant chief of the area John Wafula Murutu said that the body was found by a resident who had gone to graze his cows along the river.

Murutu has urged any family that has a child missing should go and check the body and establish whether it’s their child or not.

“In the evening at around 5:30pm the body of a girl ranging between 7-10 years was found in this river by a resident who was grazing his cows and it is unidentified. Am urging anybody whose daughter went missing to go to Webuye County Hospital mortuary,” stated assistant chief Murutu.

The body was taken to Webuye County Hospital morgue by Webuye police officers.