DCI Nabs Notorious 'Spiderman' Burglar in Kilimani

  • DCI Officers on Friday arrested a notorious robber nicknamed 'Spiderman' for his ability to scale from one floor to the other.

    Michael Joseph Otieno Odhiambo was apprehended by officers based in Kilimani at Greenhouse Building.

    The suspect was nabbed with several laptops, pliers, a cutter, a hacksaw and a rack sack bag.

    He was later arraigned in court with charges of burglary and stealing.

    Michael Joseph Otieno AKA Spiderman caught on a CCTV camera breaking into an apartment building in Kilimani.

    Earlier in February, police had launched a manhunt for the burglar following reports by residents in Kileleshwa and Kilimani.

    He was caught on a CCTV camera of one of the residences where he was seen climbing a perimeter wall before accessing one of the apartments.

    A detective at the Kilimani police division suspected the burglar could have been colluding with security guards in the affected areas.

    He was believed to have stolen a foreigner's gun while on February 10, 2019, he managed to steal a safe loaded with money from one of the houses he broke into.

    Here is the CCTV Footage of the burglar courtesy of Standard Digital: