Police have issued a stern warning against a group of young criminals terrorizing residents of Mathare’s Ngei ward.
Speaking during a Public Baraza Huruma OCS Peter Kiema stated the young criminals aged between 15 to 20 years are stealing and maiming residents of the area using knives and home made guns.
Kiema says that the criminals operate as early as 8PM terrorize residents coming from work.
A women’s group by the name Nyakinywa that had attended the baraza urged the police to heighten patrol to clear the criminals.
The group was led by their chairl ady Lucy Wanjiru.
“We are pleading with the OCS and the OCPD to be on high patrol to see that this area is cleared of young criminals,” she stated.