Three suspects arrested for Kidnaping man demanding Ksh. 150,000
Detectives from the directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) in Meru county have apprehended three suspects involved in the kidnapping of a man.
The suspects are said to have kidnapped the man 14 days ago and demanded for a ksh.150.000 ransom.
In a statement issued by the DCI on twitter, the suspects were arrested Njuri Ncheke forest in Mpinda village where the suspicious individuals were sighted as they attempted to escape.
The three suspects identified as Patrick Kimathi, Joseph Karithi and Daniel Muroki all aged below 30 years then led the officers to a nearby thicket where the victim was rescued.
The victim was taken for medical check up and the suspects are in lawful custody. Police have taken several items that were recovered from the scene as exhibits