Motorcycle thief lynched
23 May 2013, 11:30
Nakuru - A suspected motorcycle thief was on Wednesday lynched by an angry mob at Greensteds estate in the out skirts of Nakuru town.
angry mob descended on the suspect at a motor cycle garage where he had
taken a motor cycle said to have been stolen for repair.
The motorcycle was identified by its owner who lost it to thugs a few days ago.
Police had a difficult time controlling the mob which wanted the suspect to reveal his accomplices.
Residents of Greensteds estate decried of rise in crime in the area accusing police of laxity.
said that for the past on week, six motorcycles had been stolen by
people suspected to be from the neighboring free area estate.
They called on police to beef up security in the area.
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