A bodyguard of Githunguri Constituency MP Gabriel Kago Mukuha in the wee hours of the night caused drama when he shot and killed a watchman.
According to reports, the bodyguard had moved to bar premises to have liquor.
Eye witnesses recounted that the constable ordered the watchman to open during odd hours so that he would buy beer.
The watchman then declined to open, an incident that made the MP’s bodyguard to pull out his gun and shoot him.
According to a local daily, the incident happened after a heated exchange ensued between the two, before the constable shot the guard.
He was then rushed to Radiant hospital, Kiambu where he succumbed to gunshot wounds.
Confirming the incident, Kiambu Deputy County Commander Lazarus Wambua said the officer has been arrested as police conduct further investigations.
The officer caused a scene and refused to open his house for close to two hours before he voluntarily surrendered to the officers, and is currently being held at Kiambu Police Station.