2 officers arrested for breaking into store, stealing over 2200 pairs of military boots

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DCI detectives based in Makadara on Monday, August 17 arrested a prison warder and a police constable over theft allegations.

Nafataly Muturi, a prison warder based at Industrial Area Remand Prison, and Police constable Denise Onyango, who is based at the Service Central Stores in Industrial Area, were arrested over the theft of over 2,222 pairs of military boots.

According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), the two suspects conspired to break into the Service Central Store, stealing the items.

550 pairs of assorted police boots were recovered from a house that is linked to one of the suspects in Kamulu area.

“…two rolls of uniform cloth were recovered whereas another 251 pairs were recovered from a house within Industrial area remand prison,” tweeted the DCI.

The two have been placed in cells pending arraignment.