This is after 14 APs stormed Mandera Police Station and ‘rescued’ one of their own who had been locked up at the station for allegedly being involved in robbery with violence.
The officers attached to the Rapid Deployment Unit in Mandera Kapendo Camp, stormed the station in full combat gear and started firing in the air.
“The officers started firing in the air and one officer demanded the key to the cells from officer on duty, Mr. James Maina, while pointing a G3 rifle at him,” reads the report.
The officer manning the report desk handed over the key and they opened the male cell and released their colleague, Constable Richard Githaka Karanja.
After they free him, they proceeded to fire several rounds in the as they left on foot towards their camp which is about five kilometers from the police station.
The suspect, Constable Karanja was to be arraigned in court on Friday to face charges of robbery with violence
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