In Kangundo, Machakos County, a businessman by the name of Moses Wambua Nzioki was discovered dead inside his home.
The businessman had come from the butchery he runs out of his office in Kakuyuni.
Other family members were in his home early on Sunday morning when they found his body.
Nzioki suffered severe head injuries, and they discovered the door of the house open.
When Kakuyuni Station police arrived on the scene, they transferred the body to the morgue at Kangundo hospital while an investigation was being conducted.
The man’s family resides in Makueni, and the attack’s motive is unknown.
His sister Mary Ngina Mwanza stated he arrived as usual with a boda boda, and the next morning she discovered the door to her brother’s house open.
The neighbor of the deceased claimed that he heard rumors of Nzioki’s death being spoken in low tones and went to his home to confirm the tragic information.
He urged the police to take action and apprehend the offenders.
Francis Mutuku, an assistant chief, confirmed the occurrence on his behalf and promised that those responsible will face justice.