Six bodies were on Tuesday found dumped at the Tsavo West National Park by Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers.
According to a report filed at Kibwezi Police Station, two KWS rangers were on patrol at Kanga area within the park at around 1:45pm when they encountered a foul smell and sought the source.
Upon searching, they reportedly discovered the six bodies, which were naked and decomposing.
The bodies believed to be of African male adults were scattered around the park about a kilometer from the Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.
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Police officers from Mtito Andei Police Station as well as detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) who visited the scene, believe the six were likely murdered elsewhere before being dunped in the park.
The bodies have since been transferred to Makindu Hospital mortuary for post-mortem and identification.
Investigations are currently underway into the incident.
By Ian Omondi For Citizen Digital
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List of National Parks
Arawale National Reserve / Bisanadi National Reserve / Boni National Reserve / Buffalo Springs National Reserve / Dodori National Reserve / Kakamega Forest National Reserve / Aberdare National Park / Amboseli National Park / Arabuko Sokoke National Park / Central Island National Park / Chyulu Hills National Park / Hell's Gate National Park / Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park / Lake Nakuru National Park / Malindi Marine National Park / Malka Mari National Park / Masai Mara National Park / Meru National Park / Mombasa Marine Park / Mount Elgon National Park / Mount Kenya National Park / Mount Longonot National Park / Nairobi National Park / Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park / Ruma National Park / Saiwa Swamp National Park / Sibiloi National Park / Tsavo East National Park and Tsavo West National Park / Watamu Marine National Park
List Of Nature Reserves
Kisumu Impala Sanctuary / Lake Bogoria National Reserve / Masai Mara National Reserve / Mwaluganje elephant sanctuary / Mwea National Reserve / Rimoi National Reserve / Samburu National Reserve / Shimba Hills National Reserve / Tana River Primate Reserve / Witu Forest Reserve (Utwani Forest Reserve)
Marine parks and reserves
Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park / Kiunga Marine National Reserve / Malindi Marine National Park / Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve / Tana River Primate National Reserve /Watamu Marine National Park
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