Robber lynched, another ‘killed by accomplices’
One robber was lynched and another shot dead by accomplices in Kamunyaka village, Gatundu North, on Monday, police said. The two were among four robbers who had hijacked an employee of a Kinangop businessman and robbed him Sh900,000. They accosted Joseph Maina at Haraka shopping centre as he was taking the money to the bank. Police pursued the robbers to Kamunyaka shopping centre, where they abandoned Maina and their vehicle and fled into tea farms. One robber was cornered by wananchi and killed. The other was shot dead by accomplices, police said. Handcuffs, two police caps, a police reflector jacket and Sh100,000 were found near his body.