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Police officer assaults female colleague, attempts to shoot her

19 July 2016, 11:51

Kwale - A police officer in Kwale was arrested for assaulting his female colleague and attempting to shoot her.

It is alleged that Constable Hans Mwambuyu assaulted Constable Jane Gatune before attempting to grab her G3 rifle.

When this failed, Daily Nation reports that Mwambuyu decided to go for his own gun but other colleagues intervened and arrested him.

Read Also: GALLERY: Luhyas want Raila to rally behind Mudavadi

This happened just a few days after another police officer shot dead seven of his colleagues in Kapenguria.

According to reports, Abdihakim Maslah, a station guard, got off work Wednesday night but returned to the Kapenguria station shortly after 5 a.m. Thursday and started shooting.

Those dead included the station OCS.

- News24


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