Two men are being held at Kapcherop Police Station in connection with the death of a 24-year-old man in Marakwet West sub-county.
The deceased, whose body had deep cuts in the head and face, was found in a maize plantation at Kaptega by villagers, who reported the matter to area assistant chief Joram Kipruto.
Confirming the incident, Marakwet West Sub-County OCPD John Matasi said the deceased is believed to have been killed using a machete that was found a few metres from where the body was.
It is suspected that the suspects were involved in the crime and will aid the police with investigations. The body was taken to Kitale Mission Hospital mortuary.