Residents of Rongai area, Nairobi on Friday confronted an administration police officer whom they have accused of soliciting bribes from matatu operators.
The drama started after the AP attached to Tumaini AP camp allegedly kicked a tout who refused to pay him a ksh. 2000 bribe.
The residents accused the unidentified officer of constantly extorting bribes from touts plying the Rongai- Bomas route.
“This officer has been taking bribes from us daily and we have decided enough is enough,” said a tout in the area
The residents also reported that the officer has always used excessive force on anyone who refuses to pay him the bribe.
The officers who came to their colleagues rescue arrested the rioting tout and his colleagues.
The group is being held at Ongata Rongai police station.