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Six suspects arrested for involvement in printing fake Government documents

On the tweet by the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) seen by trendstv.co.ke, detectives from DCI have arrested 6 suspects alleged to be part of the syndicate involved in the processing of fake Government documents.

Suspects were busted following a raid on Tuesday 19, in Eastleigh, Nairobi at 1st avenue, 3rd Street where it is believed National identification cards, Refugee Registration documents, academic certificates, and other documents were being printed illegally. 

“Acting on information received via our #FichuakwaDCI hotline, detectives from the Transnational Organized Crime Unit backed up by Cybercrime sleuths stormed the office and recovered a bunch of fake documents that had been illegally processed,” said the DCI.

Computers used in developing and processing fake papers and documents were recovered in the process.

“The Directorate of Criminal Investigations cautions Kenyan’s engaged in this kind of trade that their actions pose a very serious threat to the public safety and security of their fellow Kenyans,” said the DCI.

The suspects are being held by detectives at DCI headquarters awaiting to be arraigned in court on Thursday 21.

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