Boris Mutua, one of the suspects caught on video breaking into a car arrested in Mombasa

Boris Mutua, one of the suspects caught on video breaking into a car arrested in Mombasa

Detectives from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) have arrested Boris Mutua from his home in Kiembeni, Mombasa.

During the operation, sleuths recovered a motor vehicle- A Toyota Ractis of registration KCX 726 Q.

The car had been captured on CCTV September 17 with different plates; KCU 113 P at crime scene at the Texas Building near Cinemax within Nyali.

Search for Mutua's accomplices is ongoing. pic.twitter.com/jVA24TGSAn

— DCI KENYA (@DCI_Kenya) September 20, 2020

The car occupants were seen on camera breaking into another car and stealing unknown valuables.

Detectives are now pursuing several people believed to be Mutua’s accomplices.