Police Constable Edward Mwaniki Kabachia, a DCI detective based at Kisauni has been arrested for obtaining money by false pretense.
In the incident that dates back to 2017, he reportedly received money from a Kenyan lady after promising her that he could secure her two relatives jobs at the Kenya Prisons.
Police Constable Edward Mwaniki Kabachia, a DCI detective based at Kisauni has been arrested following an incident where he obtained a substantial amount of money from a lady by falsely pretending that he was capable of securing her two relatives job vacancies in the Kenya… pic.twitter.com/SrEAoHEohn
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His arrest followed a conclusion of an inquiry by the DCI in Likoni.
It was recommended that the officer be charged with the offense of obtaining money by false pretense contrary to Section 313 of the Penal Code.