Two more suspects caught on camera breaking into a car and stealing valuables in Mombasa have been arrested at Majaoni area.
According to an update by the DCI, the two suspects are Owen Joseph Malai and Patrick Anthony Mwakio.
Owen is believed to have driven and parked the suspect motor vehicle Reg. No. KCX 726Q on the pretext of having developed a mechanical problem.
UPDATE | Two more suspects namely OWEN JOSEPH MALAI and PATRICK ANTHONY MWAKIO have been arrested at Majaoni area. Owen is believed to have driven and parked the suspect motor vehicle Reg. No. KCX 726Q on pretex of having developed a mechanical problem. https://t.co/W0j7JUc8Nc
— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) September 21, 2020
In a two minute video that went viral, the car occupants were seen helping a man break into another car unnoticed before making away with unknown valuables.
In a statement by DCI yesterday, Boris Mutua Malai was arrested at his home in Kiembeni in connection to the same.
The car said to have been used in the robbery was also recovered by police, a Toyota Ractis bearing Registration number KCX 726 Q from Malai’s residence.
The motor vehicle was captured on camera on 17/9/2020 bearing plate number KCU 113 P at a crime scene at Texas Building near Cinemax within Nyali where a car was broken into and valuables stolen from therein.
Search for Mutua's accomplices is ongoing. pic.twitter.com/jVA24TGSAn
— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) September 20, 2020