A woman identified as Peninah Kaimenyi was killed in Mombasa County after being shot by a police officer identified as Joab Omondi.
The officer is then said to have turned the gun on himself.The incident which occurred at around 22 :40hrs (10:40pm) was reported by a good Samaritan at Inuka Police.
The good Samaritan reported that there was a shooting incident at soko mjinga area in mtongwe location about 3kms North of the station.
Police rushed to the scene and established that one No.228569 Ip AP Joab Omondi of Dapc Likoni sub-county and attached to Likoni Police station as the Deputy Ocs was the suspect.
A reliable source revealed that the couple picked a quarrel with one lady namely Peninah Kaimenyi meru tribesmwoman aged 25 yrs mugoga vender at Lovely bar .
The officer(deceased) shot the said lady in the head, before turning the gun to himself in the head.
The victim was rushed to Coast General hospital for treatment where she succumbed to bullet wound injuries.
The firearm ceska pistol s/No.G5969 was recovered with 11 rounds of 9mm ammunitions.Bodies were removed to Coast General hospital mortuary.
The motive of the shooting is yet to be established.Case Under probe.