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Shock as AP officer shoots wife, kills self in Nairobi

04 March 2014, 11:23

Nairobi - Police have launched investigations into an incident where an Administration Police officer shot his wife five times before killing himself in Nairobi’s South B area.

A neighbor told the police that the officer had demanded KES 16,000 from his wife who is also an AP. He had given out the money to his wife for house rent, Daily Nation reports.

The officer turned the gun on himself after shooting the wife on the neck, leg, hand and shoulder.

Makadara CID boss, Zach Nanguli said the officer might have taken alcohol before the incident.

The wife was rushed to hospital for where she was admitted in critical condition.

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