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Fraud suspect appears in court.

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By Our reporter .


Kisii Kenya 26 April 2021……………A man who was arrested three weeks ago after being shot by the police officers while trying to run away , resisting an arrest was a arraigned in Kisii court on Monday while in hospital bed over ten crimes he committed many of which he obtained money by false pretense.

Fred Nunda while admitted in Hospital with gun wound shot, he is said to to have obtained Ksh. 45,000 by false pretense from one of the residents who later recorded a statement with the police.

Today, Nunda was presented in court Before principal Magistrate Ezekiel for the said offence of obtaining money by fake pretense contrary to section 313 of the penal code.

His lawyer Okerosi Ondieki argued client was in much pain and he has not fully recovered to take charges.

“My client underwent surgery on Friday last week therefore he is not in a position to take a plea, “said Okerosi.

He was taken back to Kisii Teaching and Referral hospital for treatment and he is set to appear in court on 10th May 2021.

Nunda is also facing charges with intent to defraud by obtaining 1.7M from Jared Ontinta by purporting he was selling a vehicle registration kck529q which he knew was false.

Jared reported the matter at Nyanchwa police station under the OB 21/29/10/2020 Effort to have Nunda arrested has been futile as he escaped police dragnet and on 9th April he was shot while trying to escape from the police.