Four suspected thugs were yesterday shot dead along Thika Road and three pistols that had four bullets recovered from them. Police who were alerted about the four, ambushed them near GSU Ruaraka area prompting a chase. Police and witnesses say the gang's car overturned after the tyres were deflated. They were allegedly headed for a robbery mission in the city center.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Thugs Shot Dead Along Thika RoadBy Njeri Ngugi, 1 February 2013
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