Police nab two wanted criminals in Likoni

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Police in Likoni have arrested two wanted criminals said to have been terrorizing residents in Likoni Sub County.

The suspects, Abdallah Rashid and Brian Ochieng, were arrested following a raid by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) detectives at their hide out in Likoni.

Upon their arrest, the DCI recovered two machetes, two slashers, a sword and a metal bar believed to be used to carry out criminal activities.

DCI has reported that the suspects were among a group of six armed youths that had assembled in an incomplete building in preparation to wreak havoc to the residents.

Likoni OCPD Jane Munywoki has said that the suspects have been mentioned in several criminal activities and have been on the list of wanted criminals in the area.