Gangsters Kill 3 In Kahawa, Nairobi
Confirming the incident, Nairobi County Commander Benson Kibue said four gangsters armed with pistols and crude weapons raided a home at around 3.30am.
The gangsters killed a watchman before stealing money and mobile phones from the home owner.
On their way out, the gangsters came face to face with a Kenyatta University student who was heading to his hostel and hit him with a metal bar killing him on the spot.
The robbers later met with police officers on patrol prompting a shootout that left one of their own dead
The remaining three accomplices managed to escape with bullet wounds.
Police recovered a pistol and a sword from the dead suspect.
Kibue has appealed to members of the public to report to police anyone with bullet wounds.
By Angel Mboya