12 killed in Kilifi
28 September 2012, 07:59
Kilifi - Twelve people were killed Thursday evening in a clash between residents and police on one side, and a gang found taking oaths in a Mitangani forest, Kilifi, The Standard reports.
In the fracas that started at 12.30pm and ended at 4pm, a policeman was also stabbed and injured inside the forest where security forces recovered machetes, knives and several flags and documents advocating federalism.
In a statement to the media Kaloleni DC Frederick Ayieko was quick not to apportion any blame on any of the groups as police arrested three suspects, including a witchdoctor found with oathing paraphernalia.
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