Baboucarr Bah, a former state guards soldier has been found dead in a well at Madiana in Foni Kansala, the constituency representative Amul Nyassi has confirmed to Kerr Fatu.
Amul Nyassi, who was already on his way to Kansala to get more information on the incident, told Kerr Fatu that the remains of the former military man was found in a well.
“He was a former state guard and still serving at Kanilai and the dead body is at the mortuary. The army said they are not going to release the body until they confirm the cause of death…,” Amul said.
Meanwhile, the army spokesperson Major Lamin Sanyang confirmed that the remains of couple Baboucarr Bah is at the mortuary.
Sanyang said Bah is an active military man and they are investigating to confirm the cause of his death.
“We have started investigations and for now we are trying to establish the cause of his death,” Major Sanyang said.
“He was found around Madiana and our information was that he was in a well. He was serving member of the army.”
The cause of death was not known but Sanyang said Bah was on a medical leave.
However, the military have no idea if Bah might have taken his own life as they launch investigation into his death.
By Mustapha K Darboe