A man has moved to court seeking to have former Inspector of Police and Politician Jimi Wanjigi arrested for being in possession of illegal firearms and ammunitions contrary to his firearms certificate.
Memba Ocharo has filed an application through lawyer Danstan Omari seeking orders compelling Inspector General of Police and Director of Public Prosecutions compelled to immediately arrest and take appropriate action as against Wanjigi.
Ocharo says that sometime in the year 2017 and pursuant to search warrants dated October 17, 2017 Wanjigi’s house in Muthaiga was searched and seven firearms were recovered.
“DCI investigations reveals that Wanjigi was not only in possession of the firearms that were not registered in his name i.e glock pistol UAB 798 & Glock pistol UAB 632 but also that he had four ms that were not recovered namely Ceska pistol among others, “added Ocharo.
The petitioner adds that soon after the recovery of the illegal firearms in the interested party Muthaiga House, he was summoned to attend Nyeri Law Courts on the March 1, 2018 for the purpose of taking plea in criminal caseno.251 of 2018 vide summons dated on February 27,2018.