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Man killed by unknown people while grazing cattle in forest, Police hunting for the assailants.

The residents of Tirikwo village in Kaptumek location,Nandi South Sub-County have been hit by profound shock following an incident where a 26 year old man was murdered in cold blood while grazing cattle in the forest.

According to the deceased' brother Elphas Kibet Rutto,his brother left home on Sunday in the evening to graze cattle at Bonjoge forest in Kapkeben as usual.Little did he know that it would be his last moment seeing his brother alive.

The body of the late Zachayo was later discovered by passers- by lying in a thicket,with blood all over his body.He had deep wounds,especially on the head,an indication that the assailants must have used sharp pangas to end his life.

The residents of Tirikwo are now crying for justice for the late Zachayo,describing him as a humble and hardworking man who had no grudge with anyone nor had he ever crossed shoulders with anyone.They are calling upon the security officers to fish out the assailants who are suspected to be hiding inside the Bonjoge forest after engaging in the evil act.

The area youths have promised to deal with the perpetrators mercilessly if at all they get them.The area residents are assisting the police officers in hunting for the assailants.The police officers have urged the residents to give them any intelligent information that will assist them to arrest the perpetrators.

The investigations are ongoing as the police officers from Gita police station continue with their search mission.The body of the deceased has been taken to Kapsabet mortuary.

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Bonjoge Elphas Kibet Rutto Gita Nandi South Tirikwo

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