A police officer is expected to appear before Kisii High Court this morning, Tuesday 21st June, 2022, to face a murder charge contrary to Section 203 as read with Section 204 of the Penal Code.

This follows an extensive investigation by the Independent Policing Oversight Authority into the incident in which Mr. Charles Onditi Omwacha is said to have been assaulted by the police on 19th February 2019 at Ramasha Trading Center, Kisii County. He later succumbed to his injuries on 1st March 2019.