Fisheries officer found dead on his bed
06 May 2013, 19:04
A senior officer in the Ministry of Fisheries Nyeri County branch was on Monday found dead in his rental house at Nyeri town.
Erastus Micheni, 45, who was the County deputy fisheries officer was found in the house by neighbors who reported the case to police immediately.
According to his immediate neighbor Perpetua Wangui, the deceased arrived from his matrimonial home in Meru on Wednesday evening (Labor Day) and slept.
She said they had not seen him until Sunday when they found him lying on his bed dead.
They became suspicious following a foul smell that was emanating from his room and decided to break in only to find his body decomposing.
Police removed the body which had no physical injuries and took it to Nyeri Provincial General Hospital mortuary.
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