VIDEO: Latema Road Explosion Suspect Caught on CCTV

Detectives have released CCTV footage of an alleged terror suspect who carried an IED long Latema road on January 26.

Police are thereby appealing to members of the public to help identify the man inside footage.

The clip of which was shared through the Directorate of Criminal Investigation twitter account shows a man of Somali origin walking past stalls inside Nairobi city centre having a boxed package in hand. He is actually clad in a black hoodie as well as grey sweatpants.

“DCI Detectives investigating the LatemaRd IED Explosion are appealing for the public’s help in identifying the person circled on the video below. If you have any info of which may further our investigations, kindly report @DCI_Kenya HQs, Call 0729999988 or Email at,” tweeted DCI on Wednesday.

The suspected IED went off outside Smothers Restaurant at the Tom Mboya – Latema Road intersection in Nairobi leaving two people injured.

According to Nairobi regional police commander Philip Ndolo, the man of Somali descent had hired a trolley pusher to move a carton box via Latema road to Kenya Cinema when the luggage went off.

See if you can identify the suspect inside video below.

Ⓒ 2014 Nairobi Wire

VIDEO: Latema Road Explosion Suspect Caught on CCTV

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