Police are advising the public to be vigilant and cautious whenever they come across suspicious incendiaries resembling bombs and report to the nearest police station or any local administration offices.
This is after a family in Kigumo, Murang’a County reported to police in the area that they had found a suspicious object within their compound.
A team of officers from Muranga County then responded promptly and secured the scene.
Upon arrival at the scene where the suspected object was sighted, the officers cordoned the area and enlisted the assistance of the bomb disposal unit.
The bomb is believed to be a remnant of the World Wars.