A top cop based in Nairobi on Tuesday morning mysteriously died causing panic to his family.
Kenya Mails has established that the officer identified as Richard Omenke of number 232902 and attached to Embakassi Sub County died has been taken to Nairobi West Hospital morgue.
Geoffrey Omenke the son to the officer said that his father has been doing fine and they were all taken by surprise when he fell ill.
“Dad was doing fine until on Friday when we were informed that he was not okay and taken to Nairobi West Hospital. We are now awaiting an autopsy before anything,” Omenke said.
In a statement that was sent to vigilance house over the matter, it has been established that the officer was taken ill and admitted to the hospital on Friday, April 2, 2021.
It is at the Nairobi West Hospital which is based within Lang’ata that the officer was diagnosed with chronic pneumonia and placed under medication in ward 908CMM on the ninth floor of the facility.
Here is the report;
“Please be informed that the above-named police officer who has been the Stapol Villa Police station in Embakasi sub county was admitted at Nairobi west Hospital on Friday the 2nd day of April 2021 (.)He was diagnosed with chronic pneumonia and placed under observation/ medication in ward 908 CMM 9th floor. He passed on today 06/04/2021 at 1215hrs and body removed to the hospital mortuary pending autopsy.”