Police boss killed in Kapenguria Al Shabaab attack
14 July 2016, 13:49
Kapenguria - Kapenguria police OCS, Vitalis Ochilo was killed Thursday morning in an ambush at the police station.
The attack started at 3am, but gunshots were still reported as late as 11am.
Daily Nation reports that the shooter is a terror suspect had been booked at the station on Wednesday and was expected to appear in court on Thursday.
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In the morning, he started planning his escape and in the process snatched a rifle from one of the police officers and started shooting indiscriminately.
Apart from the police boss, five other officers have also lost their lives.