Police arrested six criminal gang members and recovered crude weapons including several machetes and knives.
Police conducted a swoop after reportedly two criminal’s rival groups clashed.
According to initial police report, one rival group allegedly stabbed to death the other group’s colleague to death triggering the clashes.
Mombasa police boss Lucas Ogara who led the operation stressed that crackdown against criminal gangs such Wakali Wao and Wakali Kwanza terrorizing and even sexually harassing residents will continue.
“We are still patrolling the area to bring back calm in the area, we are warning these criminal gangs that the law will take its course,” police boss, Ogara was quoted saying.