Man arrested on Thika road with 90 bullets
23 August 2015, 17:55
Nairobi - Police have arrested a man along Nairobi's Thika road possessing 90 bullets and a gun in his vehicle.
The man was arrested after being flagged down by police along the busy highway was in possession of the 90 bullets and a ceska pistol, police said.
" We are holding a man who had a gun and many bullets. We are trying to find out hey he had so many of them," A police officer that could not reveal his name he is not authorized to speak told News24.
The man is believed to have said that the bullets belong to a licensed gun holder in Mombasa and that he was carrying them on his behalf.
He also had with him seven bullet casings.
He is being held at the Thika Police Station.
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