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Police apprehend A man after posing on facebook with a G3 Rifle

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BY CORRESPONDENT,KIRINYAGA,23RD MAY 2019-Police in Kirinyaga County have  arrested a man who posted a photo on Facebook while holding a G3 rifle two days ago.

According to Gichugu OCPD Anthony Mbogo  who confirmed the Thursday incident ,said the man suspected to have been involved in violent robberies in the region was nabbed at his home in Umbui village in Gichugu Constituency following a tip off from members of the public.

However, police officers did not find the said firearm in the man’s house.

The OCPD said the suspect held at Kianyaga Police Station is being questioned with a view of establishing how he acquired the gun normally used by the police.

The man will be held  for 10 days pending completion of investigations after the police obtained an Order allowing them to detain him.

 

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