DCI detectives in conjunction with KRA officers have on Wednesday morning seized 4,920 pieces of 250ml bottles of counterfeit alcoholic drinks in Nairobi.
The illicit liquor with a street value of Ksh 984,000 was escorted to KRA warehouse and a seizure notice issued to the suspect involved.
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“Economic and Commercial Crimes Unit detectives jointly with KRA officers have this morning seized 4,920 pieces of 250ml bottles of counterfeit alcoholic drinks in a raid at a store along Kirinyaga Rd in Nairobi.
The recovery which comprises of mixed brands of the illicit liquor with an estimated value of Sh 984,000 has been escorted to a KRA warehouse, and a seizure notice issued to the suspect.
As the crackdown christened Operation Uchumi heightens, further investigations are ongoing to establish the source of the counterfeit drinks.” said DCI