, NAIROBI, Kenya, May 16 – Police have arrested one of the most wanted criminals Kelson Lienga alias Kevin Lienga in Kawangware.
According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), the suspect who was arrested on Wednesday is connected to a series of crimes in western including robbery with violence and defilement.
Through its twitter account, the DCI stated that “In 2017, the suspect was involved in a series of robberies & serious assault including one in Sabatia where he chopped off the leg of one of his victims.”
“One of the most #wanted suspect;Kelson Lienga alias Kevin Lienga was arrested in Kawangware by @DCI_Kenya Detectives. Suspect is in lawful custody awaiting arraignment in court,” it stated.
He was arrested, taken to court, tried and convicted in absentia to 20yrs after failing to attend court on judgement day
In February and April this year, the suspect was connected to a series of violent robberies & organized crimes including one in which a 14-Year-old girl was defiled.
The suspect is directly linked to all these crimes and has been at large ever since he failed to attend court