Notorious Kidnappers Nabbed

Notorious Kidnappers Nabbed

Three people who are suspected to be kidnapping people and asking for a ransom before letting them free were arrested on Friday afternoon in Murang’a County.

It is said that they abducted a 35-year-old woman in Toll estate of Juja sub-county and asked money from her friends and relatives.

The three are presently being held at the Juja Police Station while the rescued woman is receiving treatment at a nearby hospital.

Juja DCIO Richard Mwaura, confirming the incident, said they’re presently tracing two other male victims who the suspects had earlier on, prior to their arrest, reportedly thrown out of the moving vehicle.

According to Mwaura, alarm was raised at around 8am that a woman who was en route Nairobi was kidnapped by unknown men who sped off towards Thika town.

Upon receiving the report, DCI officers swung into action and were able to track down the suspects and place them into custody.

six mobile phones and a blood-stained kitchen knife from the suspects’ vehicle have been recovered.