A Kenyan female police officer is on the run after being declared wanted by Kenyan authorities in the murder case involving a fellow police officer believed to be her lover, and another man also believed to be her lover.
Carolyne Kangogo, 34, is accused of killing 28-year-old John Ogweno, a police officer at Nakuru Central Police Station whose body was found in his car on July 5.
Twenty-four hours after Ogweno’s murder, Kangogo allegedly lured her second lover, Peter Ndwiga to a hotel room and shot him dead. The body of security consultant, Ndwiga was found in a hotel room at Ruiru on Tuesday, July 6, after reportedly spending the night with Carolyne Kangogo.
Officers rushed to the scene where it was established that a man and a lady booked room on July, 5, 2021 at 4:22pm, the report said.
The body of the man was found to have a bullet wound on the head, and one empty spent cartridge of 9mm was found in the room. One wallet containing an ID card with the names Peter Ndwiga, 32, and car keys with a holder written Toyota Probox KDB 506U were found in the pockets of the deceased, according to the report.
The hotel’s CCTV footage shows a woman in a yellow hoodie leaving the hotel. Another screen grab of the footage obtained from cameras at the VIP lounge show Ms Kangogo walking into the hotel with a man who was wearing a burgundy pair of trousers and a grey coat.
Kenya’s Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) posted the following statement on Facebook:
“Detectives are looking for a female Police Officer who has gone berserk and is on a killing spree.
Corporal Caroline Kangogo, the suspect behind the killing of Police Constable John Ogweno, in Nakuru, has shot dead yet another man in cold blood.
The rogue officer who took off with Ogweno’s firearm a loaded ceska pistol, lured a man to Dedamax Hotel in Kimbo, Juja area at around 4pm yesterday. She later emerged from the room at around midnight and fled to an unknown destination, leaving the dead man’s body sprawled on the bed.
Detectives have established that she lured the man to the room and went ahead to pay for it, before savagely shooting him on the head at point-blank. She later told an attendant working at the guest house that she had gone to buy toothpaste, before making her escape.”
“The man’s lifeless body was discovered today morning. The suspect who is armed and dangerous has been on the run since early yesterday morning, after she killed constable John Ogweno, who was based in Nakuru.
We are cautioning members of the public especially men to be on the lookout for the rogue officer, who is luring men to her trap before killing them. Let nobody trust her or accommodate her since she is armed and dangerous.
Should you spot the officer who is covering herself in a buibui, do not hesitate to contact us through our toll free line 0800722203. #FichuakwaDCI, USIOGOPE!”