Uzabakiriho Aphrodis, 62, resident of Rusunyu village, Kangazi cell of Nkanka sector in Rusizi district has been found dead in his garden.
The body was discovered yesterday at around 10:00 hours.
According to information IGIHE has obtained from Nkanka sector, a neighbor saw the old man lying on the ground and later established he was dead.
It is said that he immediately alerted relatives and neighbours about the death.
The cause of his death remains unknown but residents suspect poison while others suspect strangle.
The police spokesperson in Western Province, IP Jean Damascene Hodari Ngemanyi has said that the investigation is underway to establish the cause of death.
“It is true that his body was found in his garden yesterday. We took his body to Gihundwe hospital for postmortem,” he said.