Detectives have initiated a manhunt for suspects involved in a robbery that took place on Friday evening in Juja, Kiambu County.
The targeted victims were a Chinese couple who had withdrawn a significant sum of Ksh4 million from a bank in Chiromo, Nairobi. The assailants, disguised as police officers intercepted the couple’s vehicle on Bob Haris Road.

According to the DCI, the suspects forcefully gained entry into the victims’ vehicle and made off with the substantial amount of cash. The daring heist occurred as the Chinese couple, who owned a local quarry in Kiahuria, Juja were on their way to their destination. The interruption came when a white Toyota Axio with the license plate KDD 189P intercepted their vehicle.
“But as they were driving along Bob Haris road, a white Toyota Axio registration number KDD 189P intercepted their vehicle before the five thugs jumped out of the car and forcefully gained entry into their vehicle, making away with the cash,” DCI stated.

Eyewitnesses described a chaotic scene as the five thugs, including the suspect depicted in the provided image, brandished weapons and overpowered the bewildered couple. The brazenness of the criminals has left the community shocked and fearful.

Local law enforcement agencies in cooperation with neighboring jurisdictions are diligently working to apprehend the perpetrators and recover the stolen funds. The investigative team, comprising dedicated detectives is leaving no stone unturned in their pursuit of the suspects.

Residents of Juja and surrounding areas are urged to remain vigilant and report any information that may assist in the ongoing investigation.
Authorities assure the public that they are committed to bringing all those involved to justice, sparing no resources in their efforts.

The incident has raised concerns about the safety and security of residents and businesses in the area. Local leaders have pledged to enhance security measures and foster closer collaboration between law enforcement and the public to ensure the community’s peace and prosperity.

As the hunt for the suspects continues, authorities remain confident that justice will prevail with the cooperation of the public.
This incident serves as a stark reminder that crime can affect any corner of society, emphasizing the importance of constant vigilance and unwavering pursuit of justice.

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