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Two suspected thugs killed in botched robbery

11 November 2013, 19:10

Nairobi - Two suspected thugs were shot dead and three pistols recovered in shootout at Mzima Springs in Lavington.

The two had been hiding in a residential home in the posh Estate where they held a house help hostage before the officers closed in on them, ending the four-hour gun fight. They were on a robbery mission when police spotted them and started the chase, The Standard reports.

The Muthangari OCS and a GSU officer were also wounded in the Monday afternoon incident. The OCS has already been treated at the Nairobi Hospital while the GSU officer is still receiving medical attention.

- For more details visit The Standard


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