Locals call for action after shooting of teenager
SEE ALSO :13000 complaints against policeFormer Rabai-Kisurutini MCA Kenga Mupe said the officer should be suspended since he might interfere with investigations. Residents interviewed said the shooting reminded them of Asha Kwekwe, a woman who was shot dead by a senior police officer from the same station in 2015. “The officers were on patrol on Thursday night and when they reached the Bambam area, they heard some commotion coming from the other side of the road. "They went to check and saw a group of 10 people drinking chang’aa. They arrested four, while others ran away. Later, those who ran reappeared and pelted stones at the police. That is when officers opened fire," explained Mr Maina. The case is being probed by the Independent Policing Oversight Authority.
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