A notorious drug trafficker who has been operating with impunity in Nairobi has been arrested.
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) says the suspect was arrested Sunday by a combined team of detectives from Transnational Organised Crime Unit (TOCU), Special Services Unit (SSU) and Anti Narcotics Unit(ANU) from his hideout in Utawala.
The suspect Tom Ouma Aero is also believed to sponsor gangs in Korogocho, Huruma and Dandora to protect his business of drug trafficking.
Nabbed also during the Sunday morning operation were two of his associates namely Paul Ochieng Otieno and Stephen Wandera Barasa.
The three suspects are in custody awaiting arraignment on Monday.