DCI Officer shot dead in Taita Taveta

Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) Officer was on Monday shot dead by suspected robbers in Taita Taveta.

The deceased who was in company of his colleagues were pursuing criminals who were captured in CCTV cameras robbing.

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Taita Taveta County Police Commander Saidi Mohammed Kiprotich while confirming the incidence told KBC on phone that the officer was shot dead at around 4:30pm before the suspects disappeared in the crowd.

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“The suspects shot dead the officer at around 4.30pm before disappearing in the crowd after the suspects’ attempt to escape in a motor cycle aborted.” posted KBC.The deceased body was taken to Taita Taveta Sub county Hospital mortuary as it awaits postmortem.Armed robbers who were captured on CCTV robbing a woman in Makande were arrested and arraigned in Court on Monday.


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