Woman dies in police custody in Kayole

Police are in the spot after a female suspect died in custody at Kayole Police Station, Nairobi.

The woman identified as Magdaline Ombango Chapya, 29, was pronounced dead on arrival at a local hospital on Sunday.

Ombango had been arrested on Friday on allegations of trespass and was waiting to be arraigned when she collapsed at the police cells and died.

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Reports indicate that she developed breathing problems.

A team of investigators was sent from Nairobi Area police command to investigate the incident.

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Kayole Police StationWoman Dies In Police Cell