Detectives arrest KDF soldier and University student behind Kidnap gang in Nairobi, three victims rescued (PHOTOs)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018-Detectives from Directorate of Criminal Investigations on Monday night arrested four members of a gang behind kidnappings in Nairobi.

A Kenya Defence Forces soldier (KDF) and a university student were among those arrested.

The gang had kidnapped three victims in a private car and demanded for Sh5, 000 ransom for each victim.

DCI said in a statement: “The soldier, No. 95592, Private Mohamed Sharmake Abdi of Kahawa Barracks, Abdi Hamid Mohamed Abdi a student at the Kenya Methodist University, Mr. Abdikalif Mohammed Noor, Ahmed Abdullahi Abdi and Salah Abdi will be arraigned in court.”

Over the weekend, the DCI arrested two police officers after they abducted a businessman in Athi River in a worrying trend of those charged with maintaining law and order going rogue.

See the photos below.

The Kenyan DAILY POST.

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