Six notorious criminals were on Saturday evening arrested by Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives in Kilimani.
The six were arrested following a violent robbery incident that occurred in Kitengela and two vehicles, a Toyota Prado and a Nissan Navara were recovered.
Other things recovered during the raid include; Fake number plates, Master keys, masking tapes and a safe.
“SIX Notorious Criminals were yesterday evening arrested by @DCI_Kenya Detectives in #Kilimani following a violent robbery in #Kitengela. Two Motor vehicles-Toyota Prado & Nissan Navara, Master keys, Fake Number Plates, Masking Tapes & SAFE confiscated. Suspects in lawful Custody,” tweeted DCI.
According to the sleuths, the six suspects include; Stephen Ngiru Kuria, Wilson Mutua Kitheka, Vincent Odhiambo, Elizabeth Akinyi Abuto, Lavender Akinyi Ogilo and Quinter Adhiambo Ongi’no.
The suspects have been accused before of burglary, house breaking and stealing from Kilimani residents.
“The six suspects also have pending cases in court in connection to several offences of Burglary, House breaking and stealing in #Kilimani. Further investigations are ongoing before they are arraigned and charged in court,” said DCI.
Two of the suspects; Elizabeth and Lavender have warrants of arrest for skipping Court hearings and jumping bail.