Businessman killed, body dumped in a river
06 July 2016, 14:23
Kirinyaga - A Kirinyaga businessman who went missing last week has been found murdered and his body dumped in River Nyamindi.
Earlier on, police had found his blood-stained clothes and an iron bar believed to have been used to kill him on the river bank.
Area police boss, Kizito Mutoro said the businessman’s wife reported to the police immediately her husband disappeared.
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Mutoro said she also recorded a statement at Wang’uru police station and the officers started searching for the trader.
The body was found by villagers who were fetching water from the river.
“We want to know exactly what happened to the trader,” said Mutoro.
The officer called on the residents to co-operate with detectives and volunteer information that can assist in apprehending the killers.
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