what you need to know:
- 6 manufacturer of fake KRA stamp arrested.
Following the ongoing crackdown on counterfeit products in the market dubbed ‘Operation Uchumi,’ police say they have escalated the crackdown to suspects manufacturing fake counterfeited Kenya Revenue Authority stamps and arrested reportedly arrested six suspects.
Peter Mburu, James Kigera, Frankline M’Mburia, Mary Wanjiku, Titus Ndegwa and Jane Muthoni DCI says were rounded up yesterday in different parts of the city and counterfeit stamps including those from Tanzania Revenue Authority and Uganda Revenue Authority recovered.
It further details that one of the suspects Titus Ndegwa who was arrested at his residence in Thindigua, was found to be a civilian firearm holder whose firearm a Glock pistol, loaded with 9 rounds of ammunition was confiscated.
The suspects are currently cooling their feets in custody at Muthaiga Police Station being processed for arraignment.