The house in Eldoret town where police seized a haul of fake cash on August 1, 2019. PHOTO|COURTESY
Police have raided a house alleged to belong to a politician and seized fake cash.
Reports indicate that officers in Eldoret seized an unknown amount of fake money, in local and foreign currency, at a house in Elgon View Estate believed to be fake.
K24 claimed that the house is suspected to belong to a politician who unsuccessfully vied for the Webuye West parliamentary seat parliamentary seat in the 2017 General Election.
Police raided the home after a woman filed a complaint claiming the politician had defrauded her of Sh600, 000.
The politician, identified as Mr Peter Sitati, and his female accomplice are still at large.
But the house’s caretaker has been arrested.
The fake currency seized in the house includes Euros and US dollars.