One youth from Ngao was arrested with a cap similar to those worn by Al shabab militia and other paraphernalia by KDF officers who were patrolling and was taken to Garsen Police station  
Occurred in Ngao, Kenya on June 22, 2015, at 9:35 PM
Reported by anonymous via SMS on June 27, 2015, at 11:30 PM in Kipao, Kenya
Also heard by 1 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of medium priority – here's why:
A youth was arrested however he did not have a cap but a bandana or aarafat.

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Location Reported by Via Date
Kipao, Kenya anonymous SMS 27-Jun-2015 @ 11:30 PM
Ngao, Kenya anonymous SMS 22-Jun-2015 @ 9:35 PM
June 29, 2015 | 4:58 AM | john2014
MODERATOR From Kipao ''We have heard that one prsn by the name (reck up) has been arrested from Ngao village and found a number of guns and rounds of amunitions in his house and found a big wound on his head and the government has referred him to Nairobi headquater. So plz gve us the ground .thanks''

June 25, 2015 | 7:33 AM | Christine
Ambassadors have commented that the rumour is true. however the youth was wearing an arafat similar to what the Alshabab militia wore.

June 24, 2015 | 7:48 AM | Christine
To verify with ambassadors and local authorities