Mombasa,KENYA: A dead body of a woman has been retrieved from a septic tank in Frere Town in Kisauni, Mombasa.
The deceased identified as Chari Ann Mungo, 25, was earlier reported missing since Tuesday while washing clothes. Only a basin was found where she was carrying out her chores.
According to an eye witness, the husband to the deceased tried searching for her when she went missing.
He tried tracing her from nearby relatives when she didn’t return home by evening.
“He called his relatives if at all they had seen her. However, she had not visited them’, said the eye witness.
The husband early today decided to return to the spot at Kadiriya village where she was last seen.
He was shocked to discover a septic tank which had caved in and decided to call the fire brigade who found the body.
She is suspected to have slipped into the septic tank.
Kisauni OCPD Christopher Rotich confirmed the incident.