Three people have been arrested for obtaining Sh2 million from a Westlands couple under false pretence.
Titus Fedha, Haji Shariff and Suleiman Mzava were arrested by detectives from Parklands Police Station.
The trio had promised the complainants that they were in a position to get rid of witchcraft from an undisclosed property that they intended to sell.
They arrived with a briefcase containing a snake and other paraphernalia.
THREE suspects-Titus Fedha, Haji Shariff & Suleiman Mzava-who obtained Ksh.2M by False Pretences from a Couple at Westlands with the promise that they were in a position to remove WITCHCRAFT from the property they intended to sell, have been arrested by Detectives from Parklands. pic.twitter.com/nECHxHwHPm
— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) August 26, 2019
The monies obtained from the complainants was supposed to buy a special oil to burn the snake.
It is after receiving the money that the suspects and others who are still at large disappeared.
A search was also conducted at Mr Shariff’s home in Kileleshwa where another suitcase full of witchcraft paraphernalia was recovered.