A Nairobi resident is in police custody for losing his gun.
Police arrested him on Tuesday after he went to report that his Ceska pistol, loaded with 10 rounds of ammunition was missing.
According to police report, the man got home at around 2am and went to bed. He realised that he had forgotten his gun in his car, a Range Rover, and went to get it but the firearm was missing.
He told police that the gun was in a bag inside the vehicle and that the bag was missing.
He said he had put the pistol, firearm certificate and his passport in the bag. Police are investigating how the firearm was lost.
In Kayole, a suspected gangster was shot dead by police on Tuesday night near Mwenje Primary School.
Police received complaints from the public that two armed people were robbing pedestrians.
The suspects, on seeing the police, started shooting. Police gunned down one of them while his accomplice escaped.
A home-made pistol with five rounds of ammunition was found.