A man has been charged with the offense of assaulting a police officer.
Najib Ahmed Osman who appeared before Chief magistrate Martha Mutuku pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The court heard that on January 22, 2023, two police officers from Tononoka police station, police Constable Abdulhakim Haji and Sirilus Orara, while on normal patrol had tried to arrest the accused over claims of causing disturbance.
He resisted being arrested and wrestled one of the police officers occasioning him actual bodily harm before he was restrained.
He was released on a bond of Kshs 100,000 with an alternative of Kshs.50,000 cash bail.
The case will be mentioned on February 8,2023 in court number 5.