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Woman who was reported missing for weeks found dead in posh Lavington apartment

By Hilary Kimuyu November 5th, 2020 1 min read

Police in Muthangari are investigating the death of a 34-year-old woman who was reported missing a few weeks ago.

Sheila Kawira Mwirichia’s decomposing body was discovered in her Lavington Valley apartment in Nairobi on Tuesday.

The caretaker of the apartment in which Mwirichia resided, reported that a foul smell was emanating from her house.

Nelson Akonyo, with the help of police from Muthangari Police Station, broke down the door and found her half-naked body in the living room.

“The body was moved to Montezuma Funeral Home,” a report filed at Muthangari Police Station under the OB number 56/3/11/2020 stated.

Police said the cause of death remains a mystery for now.