Two AP officers have been arrested alongside three civilians in Lunga Lunga for the offense of extorting money.
The two AP officers were arrested alongside four civilians who impersonated NEEMA officials before they were arrested by DCI detectives.
One of the civilians managed to escape during the arrest and is being sought by the detectives.
“FIVE suspects among them two @APSKenya officers were today arrested within Lunga Lunga Township for harassing and Extorting money from bus/people who had failed #NEMA requirements. The officers were masquerading as security for the FOUR civilians personating @NemaKenya officers.”
The suspects are namely;
Corporal Benson Njoroge Mburu of Kiamumbi @APSKenya Post
Constable Margaret Maina of Kamiti Corner @APSKenya Post.
Mr. Duncan Njogu Mukono ~Driver
Ms. Grace Wambui Ndungu &
Ms. Purity Mumbi Njagi.
The five are said to have already received money from more than three complainants including Ksh 25,000 sent to Duncan Njogu’s mobile phone.
Kwale County officers confirmed that the suspects were not their officers as a Nissan Tida was also confiscated.