Former MCA candidate and business man Denis Mbae, died on Wednesday night, 8th June after being attacked by gunmen in Bonanza.
Mbae was trailed by the gunmen and they proceeded to block him infront before firing over 20 bullets on him before they fled away in a vehicle with no registration number.
The residents who heard the gunshots said that they found the politician rithling in pain. He was later rushed to Embu Referral Hospital where he lost his life due to blood loss.
According to Embu West Sub-county police boss, Julius Kyumbule, investigations had been launched in order to probe the incident which occurred 250 metres from the politician’s tightly-secured home.
The fallen politician had been linked to criminal activities in Embu town and had in 2018 been charged with possession of bhang worth 260,000. He was however released on a charge of ksh.300,000 bond.