Police in Migori have launched an investigation into the death of a middle age man whose decomposing body was today afternoon retrieved from river Migori, in Suna East sub county, Migori County.
The body of the man suspected to have drowned somewhere along the river and transported by waters was found trapped beneath Migori Town Bridge by passersby who informed the police.
Speaking to Dala FM Migori OCPD Gladys Rutere said they are yet to identify the man saying that there are no particulars to help in the identification process.
Rutere said they suspect that the body must have been ferried by water from a far region, though they are still investigating the matter.
She said they have tried to involve the locals to help them identify the body unfortunately nobody can identify her, an indication that she is not a native of this area.
Rutere said they have taken the body to Migori level four hospital mortuary as they try to trace the family urging member of the public with any lead information that can help trace the family of the deceased to report to the police.