“51 of them were apprehended. They are currently being profiled and helping the police with useful information that can give us a breakthrough.” Asked if some of those arrested may not have been wrongly picked, she said the investigation was ongoing, saying, “Anyone found to be innocent will be released, while others will be charged in court.”

Iringe-koko, a superintendent of police, called on residents to feel free to volunteer useful information to the police that may lead to the arrest of criminal elements.