Police have launched investigations into the killing of a police officer who was shot dead in Nairobi’s Kayole estate. The deceased officer identified as Constable David Maya from the Makadara Directorate of Criminal Investigations was in the company of his wife at the time of the incident.
According to Nairobi police boss Adamson Bungei, the couple had stopped in the Hurlingham neighborhood in Kayole to repair a puncture when three men on a motorcycle approached them and opened fire shooting him in the head while his wife suffered a gunshot wound on her leg.
The incident was captured on CCTV. His body was moved to the morgue awaiting an autopsy while his wife is receiving treatment at a hospital in the city.