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One police officer ki*led, three injured in Yumbis police camp attack

Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 08:50 | By
One police officer killed during night attack.

Kenyan security forces are pursuing suspected Al-Shabaab militants who raided the Yumbis border patrol camp on Wednesday night.

Police officers at the camp held their ground against their assailants and repulsed the militants after receiving reinforcements.

They were reinforced by officers from the SOG Welmer and BPU Banane.

During the attack, one police constable was shot dead while three others were injured.

The injured officers were at the IRC Hospital in Hagadare and were later transferred to Garissa Referral Hospital in fair condition, police said.

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