Security guard commits suicide in classroom


A security guard committed suicide today in a classroom at Shilongo area in Kakamega North Sub County.

The  body of Jacob Wera Bunuka, 35, was discovered by Brain Land Academy head teacher Jacob Bushuru  when he reported to work.

“I reported to the school at 6.00am and didn’t find the security guard at the gate and thought he had already gone home. But while doing patrols around the classes, I was shocked when I saw his lifeless body hanging from the rooftop,” Bushuru said in his statement to the police.

According to Kakamega County police boss, Bernard Muli,“Police have launched investigations into the matter to establish why the security guard took his own life,” said Mr Muli.

The  body was taken to Webuye County Referral hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.