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Gang attack police escapes with his gun

An armed gang attacked a police officer in Murang’a leaving him with injuries before escaping with his gun.

According to a statement recorded at Murang’a police station the officer, Mr Morris Mwiti togethor with his colleague Caroline Njagi were attacked by unknown people at Kabuta area along the Murang’a-Sagana road.

It is said that Ms Njagi fled from the scene after the gang overpowered his colleague who were armed by spade.

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” The officer and a colleague identified as Ms Caroline Njagi, who is traffic officer, were attacked at Kabuta area along the Murang’a-Sagana road.

“The three men appeared from nearby bushes, one of them armed with a spade, surrounded the officer and assaulted him. They hit him on the left side of his forehead and injured his left jaw in the process,” Read OB number 33/15/01/2020 – in part.

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Mwiti, was rushed to Murang’a hospital where he is receiving treatment as police begins a man hunt for the suspect.

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