Carjacker shot dead in Nairobi, 5 others escape
07 May 2015, 14:33
Nairobi - A carjacker has been shot dead in Nairobi while 5 others escaped after being ambushed by police.
The carjacker was arrested in Jericho area of Nairobi's Eastlands after police officers intercepted a bus heading from Pipeline to the Nairobi CBD.
" A pistol and 10 bullets were recovered," Buruburu police boss Henry Kiambati told News24 on phone.
He said that 5 other carjackers managed to escape in the ensuing gunfight and melee.
The carjackers had waylaid two buses and stolen property and money worth KES 500,000 from passengers in their heist.
The body was taken to the Nairobi City Mortuary.
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