Dawn attack leaves five guards dead in Mitaboni, Machakos
18 August 2016, 12:10
Machakos - Business has been paralysed in Mitaboni market, Machakos County, as residents protested the murder of five guards on Wednesday night.
According to reports, the guards were killed while trying to prevent a robbery at one of the shops in the market.
The assailants allegedly used crude weapons including axes and pangas to hack the guards, killing three on the spot.
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The fourth victim died at Kathiani Level 4 Hospital while the fifth succumbed on his way to Makueni District Hospital, Citizen Digital adds.
Four others are nursing injuries at the Makueni District Hospital.