Police in Nyatike, Migori County have launched an investigation into the death of a Form Three student, whose body was found hanging from the eaves of his classroom on Monday night (March 26).
The Jangoye Secondary School student, Daniel Okoth Okello, strangled himself using a neck tie.
According to Nyatike OCPD Dishon Chebaka, Okello’s body was discovered by his classmates on Monday, when they were going for evening preps.
The cause of Okello’s suicide ideation is yet to be established.
Okello’s parents, friends and classmates are among those who have been interrogated by the police.
Okello’s body was moved to Migori Level Four Hospital mortuary.
OCPD Chebaka urged the youth to confide to close friends and family when faced with personal problems instead of resorting to suicide.
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