Police on Tuesday night shot dead eight suspected gangsters at Industrial Area, the gangsters who are below 30 years had been terrorizing the area.

Police recovered five homemade guns and eight rounds of ammunition from the suspects.

Police have identified two of the gangsters killed as Amos Wafula, 21, and Elisha Mwashigadi 24.

Nairobi County Police boss Japheth Koome said that police officers from Reuben Police were alerted about 12  armed  men with pistols and crude weapons were robbing members of the public along Falcon Road.

“Undercover officers rushed to the scene where they were confronted by 7 young men. Three of them were shot dead while the rest escaped with gunshot wounds,” according to Nairobi News.

Source: The Nation Newspaper