Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

A Policeman Kills Himself Because Of A Girlfriend

It was in sabatia district,Chamakanga location when i hard some noise.Early in the morning.When i went out to find out what was going on, i was told by my my friend that their was a policeman who had a girl friend for over two years and had decided to marry each other.When the girl went back to school to continue with her studies she got another boyfriend who proposed to marry her.When the girl returned home,she told the policeman that she was going to be married by another man.The police got angry and after one hour he went for a walk to the nearest town.When he reached a place which is bushy, he decided to shool himself.When other pilcemen discored that they took the corps to the mortuary.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Police

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Chamakanga, Sabatia, Kenya
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