Six Arrested in Connection with KSh2bn Fake Cash at Barclays Kenya

Six Arrested in Connection with KSh2bn Fake Cash at Barclays Kenya

The Directorate of Criminal Investigations has published the names of the six people arrested in connection with $20 million fake currency at the Barclays Kenya Queensway Branch.

Among those arrested include two of the bank’s staff, the directorate said late on Tuesday.

“Six people were arrested today evening by … detectives in connection with fake currency amounting to slightly over $20 million (at Barclays Kenya) Queensway Branch,” the statement said.

“The fake notes in $100 denominations were recovered from the bank’s safe room.”

They are Dr. Erick Adede -Owner of the Box, Ahmed Shah- Fake Investor, Elizabeth Muthoni, Irene Wairimu Kimani, Boaz Ochich – Bank official and Charles Manzi-Bank official.