Published On: Wed, Aug 17th, 2016

Police Gun Down Three Criminal Thugs, Recover Berreta &Ceska Pistols in Separate Nairobi Robberies

File Photo - Criminal Gunned Down by Police

File Photo – Criminal Gunned Down by Police

Police on Tuesday night gunned down three criminal thugs in two separate robbery incidents in Nairobi.

The first two were shot dead in Githurai 44 area and Berreta and Ceska pistols were recovered from them.

The two thugs were gunned down by police while on regular night patrols following residents they had reportedly attacked and robbed of valuables.

According to the police, the two slain thugs are part of a gang terrorizing residents using motorbikes.

Police also said the recovered pistols were likely to have been used in several other attacks and robberies in the past.

The thug was shot dead by police in a botched robbery in Eastleigh, Nairobi. His accomplice managed to escape.

Police in effort to curb down crime in Nairobi have gunned down 15 thugs/robbers in the past one week in different areas.

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- Shmuel Yosef Agnon is a Senior Writer and Editor at the Strategic Intelligence Service. Specialize in writing intelligence reports, geopolitics, military intelligence and crime reports analysis. Agnon holds a Bachelor of Arts in mass media and journalism and a master's degree in international media relations from Winchester, University, England.

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