Alshabaab suspect shot dead at Ukunda

Alshabaab suspect shot dead at Ukunda

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Kwale, KENYA: Police in Kwale say they have shot an Alshabaab suspect at Mascrape area in Ukunda.

The suspect identified as Hesbon Matheka alias Omar was on Friday shot while he was in a tuktuk; two other suspects managed to escape the police trap.

According to Msambweni police boss Joseph Omija Matheka the suspect was found with a grenade and a Tanzanian passport with the name Kennedy Siror.

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Omija asid Matheka was among suspects who were on police’s wanted list.

He added that police will not stop the operation until all the suspects are put under police custody.