Two thugs GUNNED DOWN along River road, NairobiCounty News 06:56
Thursday 18th July 2013 - Police shot dead two muggers today morning along River Road, Nairobi, as they tried to rob a passerby.
The trio attacked a technician who was heading to work in the wee hours of the morning. The technician raised an alarm during the 5am incident attracting police who were on patrol.
While confirming the incident, Nairobi police Chief, Benson Kibui, said that the thugs had robbed other several pedestrians in the morning incident and before the police were alerted. They managed to kill the two while one of their accomplices escaped on foot.
Kibui said that the police officers have beefed up security in the city because incidences of insecurity had been on the rise.
He noted that in the past one month more than 6 suspected thugs had been shot dead in the city centre.
The Kenyan DAILY POST