A 65 year old man from Kiomo location in Mwingi West was found dead inside a pit latrine in his home.
According to the wife, Elizabeth Kamuya, she left her husband at their sitting room and retired to bed.
At around 1am, she realised that her husband had not joined her in bed.
She then woke up and embarked on a search exercise and she found him missing at their sitting room where she had left him.
She further searched for him around their compound and later found him dead inside their pit latrine with his trouser off.
After the curfew time, they reported the incident at Mwingi police station where officers visited the scene.
The body was moved to Mwingi level 4 hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem to ascertain the cause of death, according to Mwingi Central sub county Police commander,Peter Mutuma.