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Man commmits suicide in Meru

21 March 2012, 11:01 Tony Ndungú Karomo

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The body of a man estimated to be aged between 40-45 years was found hanging in Kambakia forest along Meru-Nanyuki Highway at the weekend by members of the public.

Confirming the incident  Imenti North OCPD James Kithuka said the body of the deceased is believed to have lain at the scene for two
days before report reached them from the public.

Responding to public police found poison container named duduthrin lying beside the body of the deceased and suspected that he had taken
the portion before ending his life, pointed the police boss.

The identity of the deceased is not yet known and police are conducting investigation to reach the family and know the identity of the deceased.

Kithuka said the body was removed to Meru Level Five mortuary as the police await any news connected to the incident.

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