More suspects arrested in the ongoing security crackdown in Kakamega.
The directorate of criminal investigations, has reported that their efforts to maintain security and end crime, are not in vain.
Taking it to their social media pages, The Investigations department reported that more suspects have been arrested as the end criminal initiative intensifies.
This comes days, after they arrested some members of a criminal gang in Kakamega that was killing people around the county.
Two remnants of the crushed ‘Mbogi la Izram Territory’ criminal gang, have been arrested as detectives intensify an ongoing crackdown on criminal gangs in Kakamega and the larger Western Kenya.
The two suspects Omar Juma, 35 and Clinton Emonye, 21, were arrested yesterday evening within Kakamega town close Julika Petrol Station, as they prepared to commit a felony.
The duo who were armed with crude weapons including metal cutters and sharp metal rods led detectives to their house at Kakoi corner close to Kabras market, where assorted electronic and household goods suspected to have been stolen were recovered.
They are currently being held at Kakamega Police station pending arraignment in court tomorrow morning.
Meanwhile, a comprehensive security crackdown is currently ongoing in Western Kenya and parts of Nyanza to wipe out criminal gangs that have threatened the public safety and security of locals.