Police are investigating an incident in which a torso of a woman was found wrapped in a paper and dumped by the roadside in Nairobi.
The body’s head, hands and legs were missing when it was discovered along Landhies Road in Nairobi today morning
Police at the scene said the torso was of a female but they are yet to identify the victim.
The team that attended the scene said they were called and informed of the presence of the paper bag before they went to pick it.
Nairobi police boss Philip Ndolo said the victim has not been identified and indications are that she was killed elsewhere and the torso dumped at the scene.
He appealed to those whose kin are missing to report to police to help in investigations. He also called on alertness in efforts to trace the whereabouts of the missing body parts.
Elsewhere in Umoja Estate, residents woke up to a shock after a mutilated female body was discovered in a gunny bag.
Police say the woman’s body had the breasts missing and the arm missing.