Robbery with violence suspect slits his throat to avoid arrest

There was drama in Kapseret in Uasin Gishu county when one of four suspects involved in a robbery with violence incident slit his throat to avoid arrest.

The suspect, according to eyewitnesses, slit his throat open immediately he sighted the police pursuing their gang.

The gang, is said to have been operating in Berur area in Kapseret armed with machetes. On Tuesday night, the gang attacked a resident in a motorbike leaving unconscious.

The mitorbike owner, is said to have alerted the police who were able to track the motorcycle using a tracking device fixed on the motorcycle.

Three of the suspects were surrounded and arrested at Soy where other two stolen motorcycles were recovered. They also led the police to the fourth suspect’s home in sauti ya Engineet area.

Upon sighting the police officers accompanied by the other three suspects, he reportedly killed himself by slitting his throat open to avoid arrest.

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