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Details of the Deadly USA Marine Gun Wanjigi is Charged With Importing [PHOTOS]

Businessman Jimmy Wanjigi has been charged with importing a prohibited M4 carbine rifle.

According to Wikipedia, the M4 rifle is a 5.56×45mm NATO, air-cooled, direct impingement gas-operated, magazine-fed carbine.

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The gun is extensively used by the United States Armed Forces and is largely replacing the M16 rifle in United States Army and United States Marine Corps.

Wanjigi ,who is represented by lawyer Kiogora Mugambi, was charged at the Nyeri law courts on Thursday.

The court told the lawyer to supply the businessman with charge sheet and appear in court on March 5 for directions.

“They will be no need to serve him afresh. The summons are genuine and worth issued, signed and stamped. He should appear here on Monday,” the judge said.

An M4 carbine rifle which was among guns recovered from businessman Jimmy Wanjigi’s home in Muthaiga, October 17, 2017. | FILE COURTESY-The Star

The judge said Wanjigi should appear to take plea.

Earlier, there was heavy police presence at Nyeri law court as Wanjigi’s arraignment was to take place.

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Both uniformed and plain-clothes police were seen at the court precincts as journalists awaited the businessman’s arrival.

Wanjigi was to appear at 8 am, according to a court order pinned on his vehicle windscreen on Wednesday.

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