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BY JOAN WANJIKU,NAIROBI,22ND JUNE 2019-Police in Garissa county have shot and killed three Al Shabaab terrorists after a raid at a Border Patrol Unit (BDU) in Garissa County on Friday night.
Confirming the incident ,Police Spokesman Charles Owino said the attack occurred at Yumbis in Fafi Constituency last night, when Al Shabaab militants crossed over from Somalia.
They are reported to have destroyed a communications mast that serves the region, before they launched the attack at the police unit, leading to a fierce shoot out.
“Three Al Shabaab attackers were killed during the incident,” Owino said, “but our officers did not suffer casualty.”
Owino says apart from three of the attackers who were killed, several others are thought to have escaped with serious injuries but there was no casualty on the officers.