Manhunt for the mastermind behind the shooting of Samuel Mugota in Mirema is underway.
DCI sleuths are looking for a man identified as Dennis Karani Gachoki who is the main suspect behind the shooting incident.
Through a circular posted on social media, the DCI have described Dennis as an armed and dangerous man and suspected to be in possession of a firearm that was snatched from a stupefied Police officer, after a round of drinks at a popular joint in Mombasa, in November, 2020.
They have requested anyone with information about his whereabouts to report to the authorities.
It is reported that Gachoki worked under the deceased,
“This among other beef are suspected to have led to a bitter fallout leading to Monday’s daylight murder of Samuel Mugoh Muvota, who has left behind seven grieving widows and many children. Forensic Cyber detectives picked Gachoki’s last signal deep inside burnt forest, hours after the murder. We believe that the suspect has already crossed the border to a neighboring country,” the DCI said.
It is reported that Mugota had employed more than 50 women whom he dispatched to high-end entertainment joints on Kiambu Road, Ruaka-Kamiti Road, and Roysambu and Zimmerman to spike the drinks of revelers.
The deceased had seven wives.