cloud of sorrow has engulfed a village in Kongoni, Likuyani, Kakamega County after a missing young girl was found dead and her body dumped in a Maize plantation.

Sources reported that the 15 years old girl had been reported missing for a week by her parents.

A search party which had been convened to look for the missing girl stumbled on the body in the plantation.

Family to the deceased are still reeling in pain of losing their loved one and have called on police to speed up investigations into what led to the death of their kin.

The cause and of her death has not yet been established.