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Police Officer is Arrested For Shooting Unarmed University Student During Protests in Machakos

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations has this morning revealed details of the arrest of a police officer in Machakos Town who is said to have shot at demonstrating students yesterday.

Picture courtesy. Image from Machakos yesterday.

The police officer, who has been positively identified as Corporal Michael Mulwa, is in custody pending arraignment before a court of law.

Police Corporal Michael Mulwa, is said to have shot Mr. Brilliant Anusu, who is a Machakos University student.

The student, together with his colleagues had staged demonstrations due to the escalating level of insecurity in the Machakos Town area where they stay.

The student who was shot is currently fighting for his life at the Machakos level 5 hospital in Machakos County.

The student was part of a wider group of students that had engaged Machakos police officers in running battles for the better part of yesterday.

9 firearms which include 5 pistols, 3 G-3 rifles as well as one AK-47 assault rifle have been confiscated from different police officers and they will be subjected to ballistic analysis at the Forensic Laboratory in Kiambu.

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Picture courtesy. Image from Machakos yesterday.

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