A Narc-Kenya MCA aspirant for Muthara Ward (Meru county), Benson Thuranira has been arrested by the police in Nakuru neighborhood of Kenya for allegedly robbing an M-Pesa store (a cellular cash store).
Thuranira was arrested on Thursday afternoon, Could 26, following a tip-off from the members of the general public.
Rift Valley DCI boss Meme Mwenda instructed newsmen that the suspect has been partaking himself in cellular cash fraud, concentrating on cellular cash operators within the M-Pesa shops.
“Thuranira entered an M-Pesa store and requested the proprietor to deposit Ksh64,000 in his cellular quantity. When the M-Pesa girl deposited, he manipulated his cell phone and it couldn’t replicate the deposit message. He, due to this fact, instructed the girl to return his money which she did however upon checking her message, she discovered the cash had already been deposited to Thuranira’s account.”
The DCI boss additionally disclosed that upon additional investigation, they discovered Thuranira has different related circumstances in Shauri Moyo, Mwea and Mombasa.
Thuranira instructed the officers that he was searching for cash to finance his campaigns.
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