Kisii Central Sub County Police Commander (SCPC) Simon Garbaba has died.
Garbaba died in his car on Saturday morning outside staff quarters in Kenya Institute of Highways and Building Technology area in Kisii town.
County Police Commander Jebel Munene said the officer was taken ill Thursday this week and visited the hospital where he was treated and given drugs before being discharged.
“He had been on drugs since then looking forward to full recovery,” said Munene.
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His health, however, deteriorated Sartuday morning and had to call his driver to pick him to the hospital only to breath his last inside the car as the driver prepared to leave.
“It is a sad day for the police fraternity here in Kisii following this incident,” said Munene outside Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital morgue where the body was booked.
“Garbaba was not known to have any known ailment before he fell ill Thursday and his subsequent death outside his house,” Munene told journalists.