CCTV captures suspect in Latema Road explosion, DCI appeals for help in identifying the man

Two people were injured in the explosion!

CCTV captures suspect in Latema Road explosion, DCI appeals for help in identifying the man

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) is seeking the public's help in capturing a suspect in the Latema Road explosion, after he was captured by CCTV cameras.

In a tweet on Wednesday, DCI appealed for help in identifying the man that is seen carrying the box that later on exploded, leaving two people with serious injuries.

DCI Detectives investigating the #LatemaRd IED Explosion are appealing for the public’s help in identifying the person circled on the video below. If you have any info that may further our investigations, kindly report @DCI_Kenya HQs,Call 0729999988 or Email at atpukenya@yahoo.com,” read the tweet.

Investigations into explosion

This is the first major breakthrough in investigations into the January 26 explosion.

Two people - a newspaper vendor and a trolley pusher were rushed to hospital after sustaining injuries in the explosion at the junction between Latema Road and Tom Mboya Street.

Reports said a man who fled the scene shortly after the explosion hired a trolley pusher to carry a box containing what is suspected to be an Improvised Explosive Device which then exploded.

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