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"He Shot Himself Below The Chin And The Bullet Exited On The Head" Police Officer Found Dead

A police officer was on Sunday evening found dead in his house in Karandi, Laikipia County.

The deceased; Daniel Kibbara, reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself on hid head using a pistol at 11pm.

John Okello, a neighbour and friend to Daniel, said there were gunshot sounds coming from the deceased’s house, and a loud scream from his sweetheart Juliana.

Upon responding to the deceased’s home, he discovered Kibbara's body lying on the floor bleeding profusely with red blood oozing from his mouth.

He said, a pistol, the murder weapon, was also retrieved next to him, then notified the police officers.

Police who visited the home of the officer, seized the pistol loaded with 13 rounds of ammunition alongside a cartridge and a spent bullet.

It was however, revealed that he had shot himself below the chin and the bullet exited on the head.

His body was transferred to Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital morgue pending autopsy.

Police officers have launched investigations into the matter.

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Daniel Kibbara John Okello Juliana Laikipia County


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