Senior official at US Embassy in Kenya found dead at Nairobi hotel
A senior official at the US Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, was found dead in his hotel room in what is believed to be a suicide.
News outlets in the East African nation reported that the unidentified officer’s body was found hanging in the room hours after he failed to report to work on Wednesday.
A suicide note was also found near the man’s bed, and police will investigate it to determine whether he authored it.
Authorities said they are conducting an investigation to ascertain the validity of the note and to confirm whether suicide was the cause of death of the 58-year-old.
The body was transferred to a mortuary in Nairobi as authorities launched a probe into the incident.