Police are holding a bus driver and his conductor following a hijacking incident on Tuesday night.
The Citi Hoppa Bus was headed for Pipeline when the carjackers attacked the passengers after boarding at Sameer Park on Mombasa Road.
The four thugs took over the bus headed for Pipeline area and robbed passengers of their cash and other valuables before abandoning them in a dark alley.
Witnesses and police said three people who were standing at the bus stop forced their way into the bus commandeering it towards Enterprise Road, Jogoo Road and ended up along Outering Road while robbing the passengers of the cash and other valuables.
Buruburu police boss Geoffrey Maiyek said they are holding the driver and conductor of the bus over the robbery.
Buruburu police boss Geoffrey Maiyek said they are holding the driver and conductor of the bus over the robbery. “They are under interrogation as we pursue the gang behind the incident,” said Maiyek.
Police said up to Sh. 200,000, 43 mobile phones and other valuables were taken from the 38 passengers.