The body of the missing Nyamira teacher was found on January 1 in a house belonging to one of the Nurses in the County.
Police have identified the deceased as Ezekiel Nkeere Gitangwa, 47 who was reported missing on December 30, 2022.
He was last seen at Egisieri Village in West Mugirango Constituency in Nyamira County being dropped by a boda boda rider.
Police say an intelligence report led to a search in the suspect's house, a nurse at Nyamaiya Health Center. Police entered the house by breaking the door after the owner could not be traced.
The mutilated body was found hidden in one of the rooms used as a poultry house and was wrapped using a carpet.
A police report says the body had started decomposing.
The body has been moved to Nyamira Level Five Hospital morgues as police commence investigations and search of the main suspect.