Bramwel Lorieon Death – The authorities have confirmed and identified the body of a boy who drowned in Turkwel River three days ago as 12-year-old Bramwel Lorieon.
According to Sub-county Police Commander David Mburukuwa, the boy was playing with a group of children on the river bank before the incident.
Lorieon was found on Saturday, August 8, after three days search by the Police, Red Cross officials and local divers in Turkana Central Sub-county.
According to Mr Mburukuwa, the search for Lorieon commenced immediately he was reported missing by his father, John Lotian.
Mr Mburukuwa says,”The body was retrieved at Napuu village, about six kilometers from where the children were playing.”
Lorieon was taken to Lodwar County Referral Hospital mortuary, says Mr Mburukuwa.