Kenyan Woman Linked To Ksh140 Million Heist In Dubai Arrested In Namanga

Rebecca Mueni Musau , the Kenyan woman linked to the robbery of Ksh140 million (Dh5 million) in Dubai a couple of months ago has been arrested in Namanga town at the Tanzania-Kenya border. Ksh13 million was recovered from Mueni’s house in Ruai.

Confirming the incident, Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti  said the suspect was arrested while attempting to flee to Tanzania.

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Mueni took the detectives to her home in Nairobi where police recovered Ksh.13 million.

Mueni, Charles Karanja and one other suspect are wanted in Dubai over the Ksh140 million heist are said to have escaped the police dragnet.

The DCI boss said the three were part of six guards of a private security company who were escorting the cash on transit in May this year.

Kinoti said the suspect will be extradited to Dubai for prosecution.

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Written by Francis Muli

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