Nairobi, Kenya A Kenyan police officer shot tiresome five of us in a rampage during the capital Nairobi on Tuesday after which shot and killed himself, the police Directorate of Legal Investigations (DCI) mentioned.
The officer first shot and killed his wife at their dwelling earlier than surroundings off with his provider-issued AK-47 rifle to shoot tiresome one other four of us, the directorate mentioned on its Twitter fable, describing the shooter as a “rogue officer”.
Three of the males who were killed were mourners who had true attended preparations for a funeral, the DCI mentioned.
“After killing the three, the cop then grew to develop to be his rifle at two boda boda (bike) riders, one of whom lost his existence whereas undergoing treatment,” police mentioned.
Francis Wahome, the officer in recount of Nairobi’s Dagoretti dwelling, had earlier confirmed the incident and set the sequence of of us the officer killed at six. A police document had moreover set the sequence of tiresome at six.
Offended residents discontinuance to the build the incident took discipline later set fire to tires on a avenue in a say against the violence, a Reuters stamp mentioned.
In a 2010 incident, a police officer in Siakago metropolis, 120 km (74 miles) northeast of Nairobi, shot 10 of us tiresome collectively with two of his colleagues.
A police spokesman mentioned at the time the officer tried to shoot himself but had speed out of ammunition, forcing him to give up to police.
This story has been as much as this level with unusual recordsdata.