A man who went missing in Mogotio found dead

A man who went missing on Friday last week in Chemogoch Village of Mogotio Sub County Tuesday was found dead.

The body of the man identified as Eric Kipkoech Ngetich aged 49 years was found lying in a thicket by children looking after cattle.

The children are said to have informed the brother of the late Joseph Ngetich who had mounted a search immediately he failed to return home on the fateful day.

The brother said the family got worried when the deceased who had left home in the morning did not show up that evening.

Confirming the incident Mogotio OCPD Patrick Nyangaresi said the body had injuries on the head and the chest.

The police boss said the remains have been removed to Eldama Ravine sub county hospital awaiting postmortem.

The body has been taken to Eldama Ravine Sub County referral hospital and we are waiting for doctors to perform a postmortem so as to ascertain the cause of his death to assist us carry out investigation, said the OCPD.

Source: Kenya News Agency