Police have confirmed that the fifth body found dumped at Ngubi forest in Kiambu County was that of Joseph Njau Ng'endo, an aspiring MCA in Kasarani.
The new development comes after the police ran his fingerprints.
It is said that Ng'endo was booked at the city mortuary where he was listed as an unidentified person.
“The body was brought by a police vehicle on Sunday and booked as unidentified. It has since been positively identified by the family who had reported him missing two days before,” a mortuary superintendent stated.
His body just like the other bodies found on the said day had strangulation marks all over.
Other victims dumped in Kiambu forest
The occurrence comes barely 4 days after the identities of the other three victims found dumped in the same forest were revealed.
The victims were identified as Fedrick Obare Mokaya, Moses Amenya Nyachae, and pernus Wanjohi.