A manhunt is underway for a police officer who shot and injured his girlfriend on Saturday night in Igembe North, Meru County.
According to a police report on the incident, the officer identified as constable David Nyamwea shot 23-year-old Everlyne Njoki on the right side of the cheek outside Laare Police Station canteen.
It could not be immediately established what caused the officer to shoot the girlfriend.
“…a combined team of police officers have been mobilised and are searching for him,” said police.
The firearm used in the shooting and 9 spent cartridges were collected at the scene.
The victim was rushed to Maua Methodist Hospital in a critical condition.
Also in other news;
Gospel singer Roseline Lekirimpoto, who is also a Nominated Member of County Assembly in Samburu, is dead.
Roseline Lekirimpoto passed on Friday 21st August but its not yet clear what happened.
Lekirimpoto was an honorable MCA at Samburu county as well as a gospel hit musician with a number of her …..Read more……………..