The four-year-old baby Kelson Kimani who was kidnapped by robbers from their home in Thika Section 9 area was yesterday rescued by the Kenya flying squad.
The boy was rescued in Kasarani area in Nairobi Tuesday evening.
Three suspects were arrested as they moved Kimani from Ruaka to Mwiki according to Head of Flying Squad Mr Saidi Kiprotich.
The gang was moving the boy to a safer house after realizing their hideout had been known.
“They had been hiding the boy in a house in Ruaka and they were intercepted as they moved him to Mwiki. The boy is in good health but he has to be checked by doctors,” said Kiprotich.
The operation was jointly conducted by Special Crimes Prevention Unit and Flying Squad.
Police said those arrested were two women and a taxi driver.