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11 killed in Nairobi as police fight crime

Zed Oscar


Eleven suspected criminals have been killed in Nairobi in separate crime-related incidents.

This comes at a time police have heightened efforts to confront crime in the county. 

The various incidents occurred in a span of 48 hours between Tuesday and Thursday in different places.

In one of the incidents, a police officer was killed and his gun stolen by a gang that escaped from the scene in Kayole.

In Kariobangi, two pedestrians were shot and injured while in Kawangware police killed four suspects after allegedly stealing a motorbike from a bodaboda operator.

Police reports say that seven of those dead were suspected thugs who were gunned down in two separate incidents. 

Officers recovered from them two pistols and a motorcycle.

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