The 14-year-old boy was discovered lifeless at home after drinking rat poison while the girl’s corpse was picked up from the Kipkunur forest on Tuesday 3 January 2017 where she hung herself in a tree.
Police chief of Marakwet, Benjamin Kipkemoi, said in a statement that their corpses have been taken to hospital for autopsy.
According to Kipkemoi,
“It is not clear whether the boy was responsible for the girl’s pregnancy. We are carrying out an investigation.”