A person suspected of getting coronavirus in south-eastern Kenya was overwhelmed up by a gaggle of youths and later died in hospital.
Local police chief Nehemiah Bitok confirmed the demise to the BBC and mentioned no arrests had been made and investigations have been underway.
The assault happened within the fishing village of Msambweni in Kwale county, an space on the coast well-liked with vacationers due to its sandy, white seashores.
According to Kenya’s Daily Nation newspaper, the person was attacked on his means dwelling at round 21:00 native time on Tuesday after he had been out consuming.
Kenya’s well being ministry has to this point confirmed seven instances of coronavirus.
The East African nation has imposed strict journey restrictions on foreigners, closed studying establishments and banned public gatherings.