Police kill two suspected criminals in Likoni

A 52-year-old man died at a lodging in Migori./COURTESY

Mombasa, KENYA: Police officers on Tuesday shot dead two suspected criminals at there hiding place in Likoni near Kenya Ferry Services.

According to the Police, the two suspects have been on the wanted list for allegedly being involved in several criminal activities in Mombasa within the past two weeks.

The two were shot dead as one more suspect managed to escape but police have said that they have launched a manhunt for him.

Confirming the incident to Baraka FM, Mombasa Urban police OCPD Eliud Monari has said that the suspects are linked to several crimes.

The bodies of the deceased are lying at Coast General Hospital mortuary awaiting identification.

Police are also pursuing a third suspect who is said to have escaped when police raided their hideout.

” I am warning youths involved in crimes that their days are numbered,” warned Monari.