BY MERCY JAOKO, SIAYA COUNTY
Police officers in Bondo sub-county have arrested a middle aged woman who is alleged to have been operating an illegal business.
According to the county police commander Francis Kooly, the suspect was arrested in a successful operation conducted by the police on the illicit brew and drugs that is currently going on in the entire country.
The suspect was therefore found in possession of tobacco products not conforming to Tobacco Act and the unaccustomed goods that are not satisfied with the Kenya Bureau of standards.
Speaking to the press in his office, Kooly noted that the products nabbed had a value of ksh. 326,250 and for that they will charge the suspect in the court of law after investigation is completed, adding that they are doing this to ensure that all consumable products meet the required standards.
As a result, He warned the public against engaging in illegal business that endangers the lives of Kenyans because as security officers they will not sit and watch as the common man suffers.
He therefore appreciated the officers who maed the arrest and urged them to continue doing more.