Two remandees who escaped from Kayole Police Station rearrested, 4 still on the run


Police in Nairobi have rearrested two out of six remandees who escaped from Kayole Police Station .

The two have been taken to Industrial Area remand prison after they were arraigned at the Makadara Law Courts on Tuesday.

Officers at the station are now grappling with the headache of hunting down the remaining four more detainees who escaped on their watch.

Dennis Ndungu (facing defilement charges), John Irungu (robbery with violence),  Tonny Makori, Dennis Maina, Francis Mwangi and John Mwangi (robbery with violence) – awaiting transfer to the Industrial Area prison had escaped.

The remandees are said to have escaped after cutting through the basking shed grill, and making their way to the roof before taking off on foot.