Police are still investigating the circumstances under which a class two pupil took his own life
His body was found by some children who were playing nearby
Police are still investigating the circumstances under which a class two pupil took his own life at Ikonyero village in Lurambi Constituency on Sunday.
Kakamega OCPD David Kabena, who confirmed the incident, said that itâ€™s still unclear why the boy committed suicide.
According to Citizen, the 8-year-oldâ€™s body was found hanging from the roof of their bathroom with a rope around the neck.
His body was found by some children who were playing nearby.
The body of the minor was taken to KakamegaÂ County Teaching andÂ Referral mortuary pending a post mortem examination.
This comes days after a varsity student in Kitui committed suicide by hanging herself leaving behind a suicide note addressed to the parents.
â€œDear mum and dad, I am sorry I had to do this. I love you guys so much, but I canâ€™t take it any longer [sic]. Life has become unbearable. I cannot live like this anymore,â€ read the suicide note.
Her body was taken to Kitui Level Four Hospital mortuary for preservation.
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