BY UPESINEWS REPORTER,KIAMBU, 7TH OCT 2018-Unknown people on SATURDAY night attacked two Administration Police (AP) officers at Witeithie stage in Juja, Kiambu County leaving the severely injured.
The officers from Witeithie AP post were at a local eatery when a group of youth suspected to be touts stormed in and began attacking them.
The rowdy youth are reported to have descended on the unarmed officers with kicks and blows leaving them seriously injured.
Oother police officers around the area had to intervene to save their colleagues from the mobbing, whose motive could not be immediately established.
It is suspected that the youth were revenging the previous day’s arrest of several touts at the Witeithie bus stop.The injured officers were taken away in a land cruiser after they were rescued by colleagues.
Following the attack, a swoop led by Witeithie AP post boss, Inspector James Dawai was conducted leading to the arrest of several touts.
The injured officers were taken away in a land cruiser after they were rescued by colleagues.