Shock as woman’s body is found hanging on a tree

A police vehicle at a past crime incident.PHOTO/Simon Ngure.

Residents of Poshomil area in Kiamiana ward of Bahati subcounty in Nakuru woke up to shock after a body of woman was found hanging on a tree.

According to residents,the deceased Ruth Wanjiru Njuguna,41, might have committed suicide.

The residents say the scene had a steel chain an indicator that the woman might have had a mission with it.

Confirming the incident,Bahati OCPD Jacintah Mwarania said the police were alerted by area chief of the incident.

According to the OCPD, preliminary reports indicate that the deceased might have committed suicide.

The OCPD however quick to note that investigations ha e been launched to establish the cause of the death.

“We have launched investigation into the matter to establish the cause of death” said the OCPD.

The body was taken to Nakuru PGH mortuary.