His body was found dangling from a tree (Source/Ksnt.com)
A 12-year class six boy hanged himself to death in Kapset area, Konoin sub-county,Mosebe village after allegedly stealing Ksh300 from his uncle.
The body of the deceased was found dangling in three on Sarturday by his father a day after he went missing.
Confirming the incident Dalmas Kitur,assistant chief Kapset sub-location said the boy feared his dad would beat him up and decided to commit suicide.
“The boy after sensing his father might beat him up disappeared in the evening hours only for his body to been seen on the tree in the morning ” Kitur said.
The mother of the boy is said to have earlier questioned him harshly after he showed showed up at home with a brand-new watch and KSh.100 shillings in his pocket just after his uncle had raised the complain.
Before his demise he was a Class 6 pupil at the Kapset primary school.
Police have started investigation over the matter.