Kenya: Suspected Thugs Shot Dead.
By Njeri Ngugi, 19 February 2013
Two suspected thugs were killed by police this morning in a botched robbery in Umoja estate. The two were part of a gang that had been terrorizing locals who were walking to work when police were alerted. Police say they have recovered two pistols from the men.
Meanwhile two other suspected thugs were yesterday shot dead and a pistol recovered from them in a botched robbery in Dandora. They were alleged to be part of a gang that had been attacking and robbing locals. Two other men managed to escape on foot into Gitari Marigu slums.
Copyright © 2013 The Star. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com).
To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.