Protests In Majengo Over Brutal Murder Of Youth By Police
Majengo residents yesterday held demonstrations following the brutal murder of a youth by a police in the area.
The residents claim that 19 year old Amedi Majini was murdered after a disagreement with a police officer.
According to the protesters the Majini had gone to secure the release of his friend who had been arrested by police.
It is during that time that an argument ensued between the two and the officer shot the Majini in the chest.
“He was walking his with his friend when he was arrested. He then tried to question the officer why he had been arrested his friend only for the officer to hit him. Then an argument ensued and the officer shot him,” stated one protester.
“Police are used to harassing us. We want justice because we cannot keep living like this,” said another protester.
The deceased was a coach teaching young children how to skate.
Majini leaves behind a wife and a small child.