Prison Warder In Custody For Allegedly Stealing 550 Pairs Of Military Boots

A prison warder based at Industrial Area Remand Prison is in custody alongside a police constable from Service Central Stores also in Industrial Area.

The warder, Nafataly Muturi and officer Denise Onyango were apprehended by DCI officers based at Makadara.

“A Prison warder based at Industrial Area Remand Prison namely Nafataly Muturi and Police Constable Denise Onyango based at the Service Central Stores in Industrial Area have been arrested by DCI detectives based at Makadara,” DCI said.

The two are suspected to have broken into the Service Central Stores where 2,222 pairs of military boots were stolen.

From a house in Kamulu linked to one of the suspects, detectives recovered 550 pairs of assorted police boots and two rolls of uniform cloth.

In yet another house within Industrial Area Prison, some 251 pairs of boots were found.

“From a house linked to one of the suspects in Kamulu, 550 pairs of assorted police boots, two rolls of uniform cloth were recovered whereas another 251 pairs were recovered from a house within Industrial area remand prison,” DCI added.

The two have been detained as they await arraignment.


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