Body of Lamu police officer found in forest, gun missing

Lamu County Commissioner Irungu Macharia who on October 6, 2019 said the body of a police officer who had been reported missing was found about three kilometres from Kizingitini and about 400 metres deep in the forest. PHOTO | KALUME KAZUNGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The body was found about three kilometres from Kizingitini and about 400 metres deep in the forest.
  • Mr Macharia revealed that the G3 rifle which is missing was loaded with 60 rounds of ammunition.
  • He added that the body was found just shortly after a public baraza in Lamu East on Saturday.

A police officer from Lamu who went missing five days ago has been found dead and his body dumped in a forest.

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