Venezuelan envoy killed: Kenya police

Nairobi police chief Anthony Kibuchi that the diplomat, who was the charge d`affaires and acting ambassador, appeared to have been murdered.

Last Updated: Jul 27, 2012, 22:03 PM IST

Nairobi: A police official says the acting Venezuelan envoy to Kenya has been found dead in the official residence.
Nairobi police chief Anthony Kibuchi said today that the diplomat, who was the charge d`affaires and acting ambassador, appeared to have been murdered. He did not give more details.

A Venezuelan Foreign Ministry official said there was no immediate comment on the matter.

Kibuchi said investigations into the death had begun and police had questioned two staff members at the residence.

PTI