Category: Embu

Unknown

Unknown

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

Unknown

DATE OF INCIDENT

June 24, 2020 

LOCATION

Embu

STATUS

Dead

On June 24, 2020, Police in Embu shot and killed a man for allegedly stealing a car tyre.

N.B. Missing Voices has not been able to verify the circumstances that lead up to his death

Martin Muchangi

Martin Muchangi

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

May 6th 2018

LOCATION

Embu

STATUS

Dead

He was shot dead by police at the county governor’s office. The officers alleged that he was an intruder in the compound.

Benson Kakai

Benson Kakai

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 36

OCCUPATION

 

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 7th 2018

LOCATION

Embu

STATUS

Dead

He was shot dead by police. It is alleged that he had attempted to kill an officer who had arrested him.

Kelvin Macharia

Kelvin Macharia

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male, 16

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

February 15th 2016

LOCATION

Embu

STATUS

Dead

Shot dead as police opened fire to scare mob that attempted to lynch a pastor.

Kariuki Mate

Kariuki Mate

DEMOGRAPHICS

Male

OCCUPATION

DATE OF INCIDENT

April 19th 2014

LOCATION

Embu

STATUS

Missing

Mr. Kariuki Mate is believed to have been kidnapped by a police officer. The DPP had recommended withdrawal of the case for lack of evidence with an option of reopening the same once evidence was found.