New criminal gangs reportedly have emerged in Mombasa. Security agencies in Kisauni Mombasa warns of re-emergence of a new criminal gangs terrorizing the public in the town.
Forest Brigade and Gaza Brigade have been identified as the new gangs whom the police say have pledged allegiance to deadliest gang of Wakali Wao and Waakali Kwanza.
According to Kisauni police boss, Christopher Rotich the gang members are armed with crude weapons and are being financed by some of the politicians. He added that authorities are investigating those behind the criminal gang.
On Wednesday last week, over 200 suspected gang members clashed with bodaboda riders in Kisauni –Mshomoroni area after one of their member was killed by bodaboda riders.
The suspects had started harassing the bodaboda riders by extorting money from them, but this move did not go well with the riders.
According to bodaboda riders, one had to contribute Ksh 10 in some of the routes the members were operating.