Cattle rustlers kill schoolboy in Isiolo
23 September 2015, 14:18
Nyeri - A 15-year-old boy was shot dead Tuesday night by armed cattle rustlers at Burat area in Isiolo County.
Assistant County commissioner, Otieno Okich has told reporters that the raiders stole 318 goats and 38 heads of cattle from different owners who were grazing together.
Okich said the rustlers, estimated to be 30 in number, raided Elsa village at 11.40 pm and shot the pupil from the back as he ran for safety.
He however added that security officers were still tracking the raiders who drove the animals towards Mlango hills.
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