Police Officer Among Three Arrested Over Night Raid At Industrialist Manu Chandaria’s Home
A police officer is among three suspects under investigations over a robbery with violence incident at the home of industrialist Manu Chandaria’s home early Monday morning.
Police Constable Jared Omboga Makambe is reported to have been on guard at the businessman’s Muthaiga residence during the incident.
He was arrested alongside Judah Wafula and Stephen Omwega, who were private guards manning the businessman’s home.
According to a report from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, Preliminary investigations have established that the businessman heard a loud bang at his main door & his efforts to call his gate’s security phone proved futile. Two armed thugs then gained entry into his house & robbed him unknown amount of money & assorted jewellery at gunpoint
The thugs then escaped while firing a G3 rifle alleged to have been stolen from the police officer on guard.
Officers responding to the scene conducted thorough search leading to the recovery of the suspected stolen G3 rifle at a nearby bush.
The three suspects in police custody as further investigations into the incident continues.
Detectives investigating the incident are calling on those who could have information that may help unravel the robbery to contact them through the DCI Hotline Number – 0800 722 203.