Four thugs have on Sunday morning been shot dead by police on patrol along Juja Road in Nairobi.
The police on patrol were responding to a distress call when the four thugs tried to steal from their victim.
The 4 am incident happened when the thugs attacked the man demanding to have his car and hitting him on head.
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He however managed to call for help prompting the police to engage the thugs shooting them dead on the spot.
Four knives, two homemade guns and rounds of ammunitions were recovered following the shootout.
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The four are said to be part of six gang group as two of them escaped during the incident.
A manhunt has began in search of the other two.