An assistant inspector general of Police based at the Ministry of foreign affairs was beaten by irate bodaboda riders.
According to an Occurrence Book report number at Lang’ata police station, Police AIG Zachary Mwangi knocked down a pedestrian and fled prompting bodaboda riders to chase him up and administered mob Justice.
Langata sub county.
Langata police station.
*Subject: Accident Involving a Senior Police Officer.*
It was reported by duty officer Langata IP Flora Mwongeli that she was on patrol along Langata road specifically at Carnivore junction at around 1700hrs when she noticed a vehicle speeding along the wrong side of the road heading towards Karen general direction followed closely by dozens of motorcycles. She noticed something was amiss and sped off following behind and on reaching Langata barracks area, she found the motor vehicle already cornered and the driver being subjected to beating. She intervened and saved the driver and a lady passenger but the driver had already suffered minor bruises on the lips and arms. She then escorted the two to the station where the driver was identified as Mr Zackary King’ori Mwangi S/AIG currently attached to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It was established that the officer was using the wrong side of the road due to traffic jam between Sunshine school and Carnivore junction when he knocked two pedestrians who were crossing the road who suffered multiple injuries and rushed to Kenyatta National Hospital in serious condition by a good samaritan. His vehicle registration No. KBU 754M was damaged on the front bumper due to the accident but the left side windscreens were smashed by the cyclists. At the station the officer recorded in the OB that he was involved in an accident and was leaving to karen hospital to pick a person in distress. He left with his motor vehicle and the lady passenger who was not injured. Case PUI.