Mombasa police publish names and faces of latest juvenile gang
SEE ALSO :Man kills self by hanging on a treeMost of the suspects were arrested from Vyemani, Jamvi la Wageni and Majengo Mapya, where the gang has been active. A source privy to investigations told The Standard one suspect led police to the homes of the rest. Police also impounded knives, machetes and other weapons suspected to have been used in the attacks. Parents' role Yesterday, Likoni police chief Benjamin Rotich said parents were partly to blame for the rise of juvenile gangs for abdicating their roles in bringing up the children.
SEE ALSO :Truck driver killed in accident"Parents have a responsibility. If they can't take care of their children, we will do it for them," he said. Parents of suspected gang members have been directed to report to the police on the progress of their children every two weeks. "We have taken the parents' personal details for our records," said Mr Rotich. Meanwhile, a suspected robber was yesterday killed by a mob at Jamvi la Wageni area in Likoni. The suspect was killed and his body set a blaze when he attempted to commit a robbery on Wednesday. His five accomplices escaped.
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