A Kenyan court has sentenced an ex-police officer to life imprisonment after finding him guilty of shooting & killing his girlfriend in March 2019.
After considering all submissions, Kakamega Court Justice William Musyoka ruled that the 21 prosecution witnesses presented factual and far-reaching testimonies that proved APC Patrick Nyapara committed the heinous act.
Court further noted that the accused shot the deceased in the presence of their four-year-old child, to whom the trauma will not be erased.
"Being a matter involving a police officer, IPOA was involved and was led by Mr Rashid Wekesa. Both IPOA and DCI presented strong evidence," said the Judge.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.