An angry mob stoned a police officer attached to Kariobangi police station as he attempted to arrest a suspect.
The unnamed police is reported to have been in the company of a fellow officer when they tried to arrest a suspect at Korogocho slum on Tuesday.
The suspect then alerted a mob who arrived at the scene throwing stones at the officers as one stone hit the victim killing him on the spot.
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Luckily, the other police managed to escape the angry mob who were quenching for his blood.
Police officers have been deployed to arrest those involved in the incident