A drunk and armed Buruburu police officer who was on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, captured in a viral video in full blue uniform staggering along the road has died by suicide .
The body of Constable Harrison Mugo was on Thursday morning found hanging inside an old police canteen that got burnt down a few years ago.
The body was spotted hanging from the rafters of an old canteen that was burnt sometimes back and the matter reported the matter to the station commander. The body had no visible physical injuries and no suicide note was found.
In the viral video, the late officer was seen walking back to the station armed with an AK47 assault rifle. At one point, he fell down and was helped to get up by two members of the public. The two are then seen carrying him to a matatu parked beside the road.
A few hours after the video went viral, the NPS spokesperson Bruno Shioso condemned the drunk officer and termed the behaviour unbecoming, unacceptable, and unprofessional