A woman in her late thirties was paraded in the streets of the suburban setting in Ruiru town, Kenya for stealing Ksh.5, 000 from a Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) customer on Thursday. The suspect was taken round the town with a placard written:
“I am a thief. Mimi ni mwizi.”
According to eDaily Kenya, the suspect was caught on CCTV camera stealing Ksh.5, 000 from a lady’s handbag when she had gone to fill deposit slips at the counter.
KCB Ruiru branch operations manager Moses Mwanza, confirmed the incident and said the woman has been arrested and she is being detained at Ruiru Police Station.
CCTV footage further showed the suspect was part of a three-member female gang. The other two managed to escape and authorities are on a manhunt for them.