Embakasi East MP Babu Owino to be charged with attempted murder

The Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti has indicated that Embakasi East Member of Parliament will face charges for attempted murder.

The development arises after the controversial legislator allegedly shot and injured a DJ at B-Club, a popular night club in Kilimani, Nairobi

The incident took place in the early hours of Friday morning.

“We will charge him with attempted murder. It is apparent that he wanted to kill the man,” Mr Kinoti said.

A police report seen by media outlets states that the MP drew his pistol and opened fire on the DJ, identified as Felix Orinda, after a heated exchange.

“He drew his pistol and shot the DJ in the neck. The victim was rushed to Nairobi Hospital in serious condition by the management of the club,” the report reads in part

 

 

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