Three suspected criminals killed in shootout with police


Three suspected criminals killed in shootout with police
Pistols and knife recovered from suspected criminals in Kamukunji. PHOTO | COURTESY

In Summary

  • The detectives, in collaboration with regular police officers, intercepted the suspects following tip-off from members of the public.

Three suspected criminals were on Sunday killed during a shootout with detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) in Kamukunji, Nairobi.

The detectives, in collaboration with regular police officers, intercepted the suspects following tip-off from members of the public.

The officers challenged the suspects to surrender but they instead opened fire, prompting the officers to fire back.

Two pistols, a pen knife and four rounds of ammunition were recovered from the scene.

Police are presently in pursuit of one other suspect who reportedly escaped towards Muthurwa Estate.

For Citizen TV updates
Join @citizentvke Telegram channel



Video Of The Day: DCI boss Kinoti personally interrogates security guards in Sgt. Kenei’s murder probe

Avatar
Story By Ian Omondi
More by this author