Police in Samburu County have launched investigations into an incident where a junior Administration Police officer shot and killed his boss at their camp in Maralal town.
The motive behind the assassination is still unknown but the suspect has been arrested and is being held at Maralal police sattion.
Samburu County Police Commander Karanja Muiruri confirmed the fatal shooting incident that occurred on Saturday night at the Maralala Administration Police Camp.
The officer a constable is said to have stormed the camp in search of his boss and when he found him he opened fire and shot him three times. Residents in the nearby estates who heard the commotion and gunfire expressed shock at the turn of events.
The suspect is said to have been aggrieved after being transferred from his posting which was a construction site.
He is expected to be arraigned in court on Monday.