Detectives in Kisumu are investigating a heist that is said to have taken place in the area on Tuesday night, 20th of May.
The heist took place at the newly openedShivling supermarket along the Kisumu-Kakamega road which shares a wall with Hotel City Park
The masterminds believed to have stolen money and televisions of undisclosed value allegedly did so by digging a hole on the wall of a hotel adjacent to the Supermarket. The thieves booked a hotel room that was directly adjacent to the supermarket and they drilled holes that gave them access to the items they were looking to steal.
The guest who is now the prime suspect had already checked out by the time hotel staff discovered the crime.
It was on Wednesday morning that the hotel staff reporting for duty noticed that there was a hole in the wall.