Two suspected gunmen riding in a bodaboda shot dead a Mombasa Maize millers employee in Kingorani area of Mombasa County.
Ali Athman, 23 was accosted by the assailants and shot three times on abdomen and chest as he was walking home on Saturday evening.
The suspects also escaped with sh 400,000 cash which was in different denominations from the deceased.
Police said the gunman was riding in unregistered motorcycle.
Mombasa Deputy OCPD Patrick Njoroge confirmed the incident to Baraka FM and said police were in hot pursuit on the suspects.
Last week police carried out raid in one of the house in kingorani majengo area and recovered several weapons including guns.
Two suspected terrorists escaped police dragnet during the raid.