Policewoman survives Kayole gun attack
18 August 2015, 18:04
Nairobi - A policewoman has survived a gun attack after being followed by thugs who attempted to carjack and kill her, police have said.
The well known and loved policewoman was attacked by the thugs in her vehicle Monday night and shot in the hand by the thugs who did not steal anything from her.
According to police bosses, the policewoman could have been targeted by the thugs to be murdered.
" This looks like an attempt on her life but we are yet to fully know," Kayole OCPD Ali Nuno said.
The officer is admitted in hospital and her condition is said to be stable.
Elsewhere, 5 thugs were killed in various robberies in the city, Monday night.
The five were gunned down in Mwolem, Eastleigh and Kasarani area, all whilst trying to cause members of the public harm.
" We killed 5 suspected thugs in the city and will continue to be on the lookout," Nairobi police boss Benson Kibue told News24.
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