Court of Appeal judge Prof. Otieno Odek has died at his home in Kisumu.
The family says the judge collapsed and died in the house.
He was sworn in as a Court of Appeal judge in 2012.
Nyanza Regional Police Commander Dr Vincent Makokha confirmed Justice Odek was found dead in his house on Monday morning.
Makokha said a team of investigators are currently at the scene.
Speaking to the Star on phone , he said “I have sent officers to ascertain the incident before the body is removed to the mortuary.”
He was sworn in as a Court of Appeal Judge in 2012.