In a spectacular event that attracted several hundred viewers two suspected terrorist suspects were apprehended in Mombasa on Monday.
The two suspects have been detained, as they were ready to cross the Likoni Channel from mainland to the island, by Anti-Terrorist Police Unit (ATPU) investigators.
Video video of the event shows heavily armed police officers taming detainees before handcuffing and slammed into police cars after dragging them out of their vehicle.
The senior police officer informed the security operation that our officers had been monitoring them for two days already and were caught while driving from Lunga Lunga. However, he did not offer further specifics simply, ”
The terrorist actions are being investigated.”
He added that they had discovered two AK47 weapons and other explosive ingredients.
They were not immediately identified and the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI), George Kinoti, did not comment.