Detectives stationed at Pangani police station on Friday night arrested three police officers attached at Kayole police station and a Cameroonian for robbing two victims of Sh6 million.
According to the DCI the incident took place at Barwqo Lodge in Eastleigh.
The detectives apprehended corporal Wilson Cheruiyot, police constables Daniel Kipkorir Alex Kandie and Jean Baptist Esome.
They were in possession of some Sh3.5 million.
The DCI further noted that two suspects managed to escape. One has been identified as a constable Mwaniki and the other the gang’s informant.
The arrested; CPL Wilson CHERUIYOT, PC Daniel KIOKORIR, PC Alex KANDIE & Jean Baptist ESOME were found with USD 35,200 (Ksh. 3,520,000/-). Three Pistols & 45 Rounds of Ammos also recovered. Search for the two Fugitives believed to possess the rest of the money is ongoing.
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Cops also recovered three pistols and 45 rounds of ammunition.
A manhunt has been launched for the two suspects.