Trio sentenced to death for stealing KES 700
19 October 2015, 14:46
Isiolo - Three men have been handed a death sentence for robbery with violence by Isiolo court.
Samson Mwingirwa, Kennedy Kiogora and Michael Murungi were found guilty of robbing David Kinoti KES 700 while armed with crude weapons.
They had been charged alongside Francis Kanyiri who was however acquitted after the court gave him the benefit of doubt following his defence which convinced the magistrate that he was not involved in the robbery.
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The four who appeared before Isiolo Senior Resident Magistrate, Joan Irura are said to have committed the crime at August 6, 2014.
They committed the offence at Sun African bar and restaurant in Isiolo town while armed with offensive weapons, court heard.
The court however gave them 14 days to appeal the judgement.
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