Driver Charged With Stealing Sugar Worth Ksh 3 Million

A middle-aged man was arraigned in Court with allegations of stealing goods in transit contrary to the law.

Sammy Kiplagat Yego was charged before Milimani Law Courts Magistrate Caroline Muthoni with stealing 620 bales of brown sugar Kabras brandy valued at Ksh 3,224,000.

Particulars of the crime is that Mr.Yego on May 25,2022 along Kakamega-Nairobi Highway jointly with others yet to be arrested, stole the said sugar which was the property of Maisha Steel East Africa Limited.

The said Sugar was in transit from West Kenya Sugar Company Limited to Siana Trading Company in Nairobi.

He however denied particulars of the offense and was released on bond of Ksh 1m with an alternative cash bail of Ksh 800,000.