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Suspected thugs shoot Kabete OCS

08 September 2014, 10:36

Nairobi - Police have launched investigations into the shooting of Kabete OCS Julius Lingole by suspected thugs on Sunday night.

The thugs shot Lingole in the right hip as he tried to rescue robbery victims near Kabete Technical College at about 11pm.

Also read: Five suspected thugs killed in a botched carjacking

Lingole quickly alerted his colleagues who took him to hospital where he was operated on and the bullet that had lodged in the hip removed.

Nairobi police boss Benson Kibue Sunday warned that his officers will not spare anyone illegally holding a firearm as they intensify war on armed robberies in the city.

Also read: GALLERY: Police gun down four suspected thugs

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