A Kenya Defence Forces soldier shot and seriously injured colleague on Sunday, October 27 before killing himself with the firearm.
Sergeant Daniel Ngungi Njenga, based at 77 Artillery Batallion in Mariakani went berserk and fired indiscriminately inside the guardroom at the facility’s gate injuring his colleague identified as Warrant Officer 2 David Ngerech
Ngerech sustained injury on the right thigh and was rushed to the Jocham Hospital where he was admitted in stable condition, Nairobi News report.
Njenga shot himself on the left side of his chest and died instantly with the incident being reported to Mariakani Police Station by the Military Police.
The report filed at the station indicated that Njenga left a suicide note in one of his pockets.
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