Residents of Chokaa estate off Kangundo Road were on Monday left reeling in shock after the body of a child was discovered rotting inside a septic tank.
The 10-year-old girl was reported missing late 2019, only for her decomposing body to be discovered three months later wrapped inside a polythene bag inside the waste disposal unit.
This is the second such recovery of a missing person’s body, after deceased billionaire Ted Cohen’s body was found rotting away inside a septic tank within his Kitisuru home.
Co-incidentally, The former Phillips East Africa boss had also been missing for three months before his body was recovered, with his wife being labelled the prime suspect in what is suspected to have been a foul murder.
Police reports indicated that Cohen had been tortured before he was killed and his body dumped.
The corpse was found wrapped in several layers of clothing.