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11 phone and laptop theft suspects arrested in Eldoret

Eldoret based detectives have arrested 11 suspects and recovered 156 mobile phones, 45 TVs, 41 laptops among other items in an operation.

Several electronic shops at Petresha Building within Eldoret Township were raided where items without proper documentations were recovered by the detectives.

“11 suspects were arrested yesterday in Eldoret, following an intelligence led operation conducted by Eldoret based detectives that led to the recovery of 156 mobile phones, 45 TVs, 41 laptops among other items.

Backed up by Eldoret Police Station officers, the detectives raided Petresha Building within Eldoret Township where several electronic repair shops believed to be confiscating stolen items were searched and assorted electronics without prerequisite ownership receipts recovered.

156 mobile phones, 41 laptops, 45 TVs, 25 gas cylinders, 8 fridges, 5 microwaves, 3 gas cookers, 3 water dispensers, 5 woofers, and 1 Canon camera were among the items recovered.

he 11 suspects; Anthony Barasa, Patrick Oduor, Ruth Rono, George Maina, Emmanuel Ejiko, Onesmus Kisuye, Emanuel Loyapan, Kelphas Omar, Joseph Mugo, John Waweru and Joyce Wachira were escorted to Eldoret police station for further investigation and the assorted goods kept in custody pending identification by bonafide owners.” said DCI

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