Female officer causes colleague shooting in local bar
31 August 2016, 19:31
Nairobi – Two Nairobi police officers involved in what seems
to have been a complicated love triangle dispute with a female colleague caused
havoc at bar.
According to the Kenyan Constable, Patrick Thuranira and
Constable, Irungu started arguing after Irungu accused Thuranira of having an
affair with their female colleague, Constable, Sara Gatonye.
However the drama escalated when Irungu drew his gun and
shot at an unarmed Thuranire, who happens has a pending murder investigation
Irunugu has since been taken into police custody.
Also read: Man kills colleague over radio worth KES.3K.
Last week a female police officer has died after shooting
herself at the JKIA.
Corporal Gaudencia Wausi is said to have committed suicide
after reporting back to work from leave on Tuesday.
The officer who was
attached to the JKIA police station committed the offense inside a toilet at
Cases of suicide within the police force have been on the
rise, with studies blaming the trend on exposure to murders, road crashes and
According to statistics, at least 28 officers killed
themselves last year.
- News 24