Embakasi East Member of Parliament Babu Owino was on Friday morning arrested over allegations he shot and injured a DJ at B Club in Kilimani, Nairobi.
@DCI_Kenya Detectives based at Kilimani have today arrested Hon Paul Ongili alias Babu Owino, Member of Parliament for Embakasi East following a shooting incident at B Club located along Galana Road within Kilimani.
The MP is in lawful custody as further investigations continue.
— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) January 17, 2020
Babu is said to have drawn his gun and allegedly shot the man known as DJ Evolve, who was unarmed on Thursday night.
Police say the MP argued with the DJ before he drew his gun and shot him on the neck.
He was arrested by the police as he rushed the victim to hospital. He is currently booked at Kilimani Police Station.Police are currently at B Club searching for the firearm and cartridge.