The Deputy OCS Joab Omondi attached to Likoni Police Station in Mombasa on Thursday night shot himself to death after killing a woman using his gun.
It’s said the incident happened after a quarrel with the woman identified as Peninah Kaimenyi aged 25 years old at Lovely Bar before he shot her.
According to the Police reports it said the incident was reported by a good Samaritan that there was a shooting incident at Soko Mjinga a short distance from the Police Station.
Police discovered at the scene that it was Inspector of Police Joab Omondi of Likoni sub-county and attached to Likoni Police Station as the Deputy OCS.
The woman died while at Coast Provincial General Hospital for treatment following bullet wounds on the head.
The OCS firearm, a Ceska pistol was recovered with 11 rounds of ammunition at the scene.
Their bodies are lying at the Coast Provincial General Hospital mortuary as Police carry more investigations on what caused the incidents.
Incidents of men killing women have increased in the country, this comes after last month the same incident happened in Bungoma where a police officer shot a woman to death.