Mogotio Police Station Commander (OCS)James Githinji on Sunday night almost killed a waitress at a nightclub in Rongai, Nakuru County.
Chief Inspector Githinji is said to have been drinking at Olepolos club before he unleashed his gun and aimed at the barmaid, Nancy Jepkurui.
Just as the OCS was about to pull the trigger, one of the club’s security men pounced on him and took away the firearm.
Githinji complained that he was robbed of Sh12,500 while drinking at the club.
He was on Monday morning arrested and his firearm, a Jericho pistol, confiscated as exhibit.
Police have since launched investigations to ascertain what exactly transpired on the fateful night