Three suspected thugs have been shot dead by police this morning in a botched robbery along First Avenue near Avenue hospital, Parklands area.
The four were driving away a Voxy van that they had stolen.
A pistol with eight bullets and ID cards were found on them.
Police said the thugs were on a mission to commit another robbery when they were intercepted and killed.
Yesterday night, another suspected thug was lynched by a mob in a botched robbery in Buruburu, Nairobi.
The suspect was cornered by residents while robbing pedestrians.
Two of his accomplices managed to escape.