NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 13 – A police officer has been detained at Lodwar Police Station in Turkana after shooting dead a bar owner on Tuesday following a confrontation over a Sh550 debt he owed for liquor he had taken on credit.

The officer had been confronted by the bar proprietor, a woman, leading to quarrel that left the officer with an injury on his head after the lady hit him using a stone.

Agitated over the incident, the officer rushed back to Kakong Police Post where he picked his G3 rifle and shot dead the lady.

The victim died instantly having been shot at three times according to a police report seen by Capital Newsbeat on Wednesday.

The killer cop is set to face murder charges.

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By Prof. Joel Barasa

The Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA) Faculty of Computer and Informatics, School of Science P. O. Box 62157-00200 Nairobi -Lang’ata Main Campus Email: Phone: +254705451853/+254769257365 LinkedIn: GitHub: Websites: and Mr. Barasa I. Joel is a Kenyan citizen by birth. He is currently an adjunct lecturer and an IT specialist in Curriculum studies in the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA). Mr. Joel holds Post Graduate Program (EPGP) in Data Science, Business Analytics & Big Data in association with IBM which is India's first and the best Masters in Data Science from mUniversity, Aegis School of Business, Data Science, Cyber Security & Telecommunication. He also holds a Degree in BSc. Information Technology from the University of Kabianga, a Professional Certification CCNA and Data Analysis from the University of Kabianga. Joel is senior Software Developer with over 5 years worked on many projects like Kenbright Insurance, Rongo University eLearning portal, participated in integration of DHIS2 health IT systems at Kericho District Referral Hospital and served as H.O.D ICT department Okame college. Joel is an assessor and verifier in TVET CDACC curriculum implementation.

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