A senior police officer in Likoni, Mombasa county on Thursday killed himself after shooting dead his girlfriend and a bar attendant after a quarrel.
Likoni police station Deputy OCS Joab Omondi shot the two women at Lovely Bar in Mtongwe after a bitter exchange of words.
Omondi, an administration Police officer is said to be a regular customer at the bar.
A police report seen by Jumuiya News indicated that he had been served by Peninah Kaimenyi before picking the quarrel.
Omondi took his gun and shot Peninah on the headwithout a blink. He later turned the gun on himself.
Peninah was rushed to Coast General Hospital where she succumbed to gunshot injuries.
“Body moved to Coast General Hospital mortuary. The motive of the shooting is yet to be established,” the report reads in part.
The incident was reported at Inuka Police Station and police said investigations are underway.