NAIROBI, Kenya, December 15 – A police officer charged with the murder of attorney Onesmus Masaku was released Tuesday after two months in prison.
Nancy Njeri was released on a Sh1 million bond with two guarantees of a similar amount.
Machakos Supreme Court Justice David Kenei warned the accused not to disturb witnesses.
The hearing for the case has been scheduled for May 27, 2021.
The policewoman was arrested after she was charged with attacking the lawyer in October.
The incident took place in the attorney’s tenement in Machakos.
The officer was charged with murder when the lawyer died of injuries in the hospital.