Police in Migori district are investigating an episode where a man, matured 30,
purportedly kicked the bucket while in the company of his girlfriend in a hotel.
The occurrence occurred on Tuesday night at a cabin inside Rongo Town, where the man identified as Collins Odhimabo Ochieng' purportedly suffered breathing difficulties.
Confirming the incident, Rongo Sub-County Police Commander Kibet Kirui said that the man fell sick while with the woman, according to her confessions.
"The woman told police that she went to the man that night where they booked the said room before he fell ill. He died while undergoing treatment at Rongo Hospital," he told the Standard.
He added that trouble began at around 2:00 PM and the woman was among the people who escorted him to the health facility where he succumbed.
"According to the man’s girlfriend at around 2:00 am the man developed some complication on breathing and she escorted him to the hospital,” said officer Kirui.
The police boss said that a probe has been launched into the issue to establish the cause of the death, and the body has been moved to the Rosewood Mortuary in Rongo.