The United States International University in Nairobi County were shocked after a fourth-year student committed suicide inside her room.

Students next to Thomas estate rushing for morning classes, were shocked to find the body of the undergraduate identified as Violet Bijura.

The 23-year-old student was found dangling from a bed sheet tied to a doorframe.

Police who visited the scene recovered a suicide note which indicated she was depressed after heartbreak.

Confirming the incident, the University Management said the case is being handled by police as they await postmortem examination.