A police officer was on Tuesday night stabbed to death by suspected thugs in Nairobi’s Huruma area.
The police officer who was on leave was confronted by his attackers as he alighted from a matatu.
Nairobi Police Boss Joseph ole Tito says the thugs stabbed the officer when he attempted to resist their attempts to steal from him.
“This incident happened soon after he alighted from the matatu he was travelling in and he was stabbed as he tried to resist,” said Ole Tito
He stated that the officer died on the spot as his attackers escaped on foot.