16 November 2012

Kenya: Two Police Officers Shot Dead in Garissa Town

The northeastern town of Garissa woke up to scenes of destruction and chaos after an apparent orgy of overnight violence. The situation triggered ... ( Resource: Destruction, Violence Plague Kenyan Border Town

Two police officers were this afternoon shot dead by unknown militants in Garissa. Unconfirmed reports say the two died on the spot after being shot at close range.

The attackers escaped with a pistol after the killings.

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