Driver accused of killing changamwe police officer arrested

Changamwe Police station.

The driver suspected of causing the death of a traffic cop on in Changamwe has been arrested.

Changamwe OCPD Ali Ndiema said the suspect was arrested in Mutomo in Kitui County on Tuesday.

According to a police report, the driver intentionally rammed the lorry into the rear of a truck killing constable George Aluoch instantly.

Aluoch had boarded the vehicle to escort it to the police station after a traffic offence when the driver rammed the rear of a trailer killing him instantly.

Ndiema said the body of the deceased has been transported to his family in Siaya County for burial.