Residents of Ikonyero village in Lurambi Constituency, Kakamega County are mourning the death of class two pupil who allegedly committed suicide on Sunday.
The body of the 8 year old pupil at Ikonyero primary school, was found hanging from a rope inside their bathroom.
According to the boy’s mother, the body was discovered by children who were playing near the bathroom.
Kakamega OCPD David Kabena said it was still unclear why the Class Two at Ikonyero Primary School took his own life.
The body was taken to Kakamega County Teaching and Referral mortuary pending a post mortem examination.