There was panic and shock among revelers of a popular bar in Karen after two police officers engaged in a heated argument that turned into a gun battle.

According to reports, the Saturday night incident left the two officers with injuries after they shot at each other.

One of the officers, who holds the rank of a Sergeant was shot in the arm by his junior after the verbal fight spilled over.

The junior officer, Corporal Anthony Kimoning, also sustained a bullet injury on his back.

They were rushed to a nearby hospital and admitted.

Both officers are based at the Hardy police station in Karen.

They were reported to have been drinking at the local when the argument ensued.