8 aliens arrested at Timau roadblock
04 April 2013, 12:27
Police at Buuri in Meru County arrested eight aliens at the Timau roadblock.
Buuri district Deputy Police Commander Joel Chebii who confirmed the arrests said the aliens were found aboard a bus headed for Nairobi from Isiolo.
He confirmed that six of the aliens were of Ethiopian origin while two were of Somali origin.
He said the aliens were due to appear in court on Wednesday charged with being in the country illegally and without identification documents.
He thanked wananchi for volunteering information which led to arrest of the suspects saying information given to police officers will be treated with confidentiality.
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