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Police Boss Cries After Two Officers Die Inside a Police Station in a Suspected Murder Suicide Case

Trans Nzoia County Police Commander, Ms. Jecinta Wesonga, could not help fight back her tears over the demise of two police officers in Kiminini sub-county.

The pair, Constable Abel Wandari and Dorcas Chebet were on Sunday January 23, found lifeless within their house in Kiungani Police post.

The Police boss confirmed that the two had been married, and that the woman had visited her husband attached to Kiminini Police Station.

Ms. Wesonga broke into tears while speaking to the media, unable to hide shock into the homicide cum suicide incident. She lamented the sad occurrence, noting how the victims were so young.

"They are young officers in their late twenties, probably 27 or 28 years of age," stated emotional Ms. Wesonga. Close witnesses narrated how the couple locked themselves in the house after a domestic brawl.

Shortly after, three gun shots were heard, drawing the attention of officers at the station and area residents. Officers broke into the house, only to find the two lying in a pool of blood.

Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives combing the scene collected a G3 from the scene with 20 rounds of ammunition, an indication that three bullets had been fired.

It is yet to established, who pulled the trigger between the two officers, before turning the gun on him or herself. Area residents have urged for speedy investigations into the matter, citing an increase in the incidences of police officers who commit murder or suicide.

The incident happens not so long after a police officer in Kabete the late Benson Imbatu opened fire randomly killing his wife and five others before shooting himself dead too.

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Abel Wandari Dorcas Chebet Kiminini Kiungani Trans Nzoia County


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