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Bandits attacks in Jaldesa Marsabit county leaves 10 people among them two police officers killed

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BY CORRESPONDENT,MARSABIT,6TH NOV 2019-Fresh bandit attacks in Jaldesa, Marsabit County that are reported to have erupted on Tuesday night have led to 10 people including two police officers killed .

Sources say that three people were killed when bandits ambushed a vehicle they were travelling in.

The other seven, who include the two police officers, were killed in a retaliatory attack. The police officers are said to have been on patrol during the incident.

Following the attacks, security authorities are currently holed up in a crisis meeting in Marsabit Town as tension is still high.

This  incident comes two months after 10 other people were killed in two separate attacks in the County.

Police Spokesperson Charles Owino noted that at least nine others were injured in the attacks.

 

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