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Suspects Claim Police ‘Planted’ Bhang On Them After Being Arraigned In Court

Kibera law court have released two people who were thrown behind the bars after being captured in possession of bhang. Jaffer Macharia and John Mwangi have been set free on a bound of Ksh 30000 each and they will have to appear for the next hearing on 2nd September. Jaffer Macharia is accused of having 18 rolls of bhang worth ksh2,700 while his accomplice John Mwangi is accused of possessing five rolls worth ksh1,250 in Kawangware area, Nairobi, when they were arrested.

However, they claimed that that the police officers ‘planted’ more bhang than what they had initially. According to Jaffer Macharia, he claimed that he had only five roles of bhang while his friends had one bhang. They claimed that the police officers arrested them after being informed by the residents about their behavior. The court will have to decide their fate in the next hearing if their claims will be true.

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Jaffer Macharia John Mwangi Kawangware Kibera Nairobi


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