Second Suspect In Dubai Sh140 Million Heist Arrested In Githurai

George Maina at the DCI headquarters on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. / COURTESY

The second suspect in the Dubai heist that took place eight months ago was arrested in Githurai estate in Nairobi.

George Gitau Maina  was accused of stealing cash in transit in Dubai along side two other suspects. The three Kenyans were accused of stealing Sh. 140 million in Dubai.

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The suspect will be arraigned in court today but police did not disclose whether they recovered the money. Gitau has been charged with stealing contrary to section 278  of the penal code.

Police in Kenya are working with their counterparts in Dubai who traced the suspects back to Kenya after the heist. the first suspect Rebecca Musau Mueni was already arrested and charged.

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Written by Merxcine Cush

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