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Two suspected gangsters shot dead in Kayole

Two suspected thugs were shot dead by police officers on Tuesday in Kayole and a homemade gun recovered.

The two were part of a five-man gang who were reportedly on a robbing spree in the area. Members of the public raised the alarm and police who were on patrol responded leading to an exchange of fire.

According to the police, three of the suspects are believed to have been escaped with gunshot wounds.

Police recovered a homemade pistol with three rounds of 9mm bullets, two swords, two mobile phones and some money which they believe was part of the loot the gangsters robbed members of the public.


Their bodies of the slain suspects were taken to City Mortuary to await postmortem and identification.

In another incident a man was stabbed to death by unknown people as he was crossing the Dandora-Korogocho footbridge.

The 30 year old man’s body was taken to City Mortuary and the police have began investigating the incident.

Meanwhile, in Kibera Laini Saba, the body of a 42-year-old man with deep cuts on the chest was found thrown in a trench.