A women’s group based in Embulbul was today attacked by three suspected gangsters, while they were holding their meeting. The gangsters according to eye witnesses were armed with a pistol, a knife and a screwdriver.
An elderly lady who is the acting secretary of the group was stabbed in the arm. The gangsters took away several phones and cash before two members of the gang managed to escape. One of the gangsters was arrested after the women raised alarm.
The man was taken to Ngong police where he claimed, one of the women group member had planned the robbery.
The women were today planning to share their annual savings totaling Ksh247,000. Luckily the person who was to bring the cash had not arrived by the time the attack took place.
The woman who is suspected to have planned the robbery is now in police custody.