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Vocal Senator Reportedly on The Run After Shooting a Young Lady at a Hotel in Nanyuki

Lamu County Senator Anwar Loitiptip is reportedly on the run after shooting and injuring a 32-year-old lady named Joy Makena at a hotel in Nanyuki, Laikipia County.

According to a report via the Standard, the incident took place today around 2am and the lady is currently receiving treatment at Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital.

Police reported that they were signaled by the locals after they heard gunshots. They arrived at the scene and launched Investigations where they recovered a firearm loaded with 13 bullets from the legislator's security personnel.

After being asked to comment on the incident, the Senator defended himself claiming that he only fired at the air to scare away a group of attackers whom he claims were heavily armed.

Speaking to the Standard via phone today morning, the Anwar claimed that he is currently in hospital for medical checkup adding that he will afterwards release a comprehensive report on the incident. He however concealed the name of the Hospital.

Police officer now claim the Senator has gone missing but affirmed that Makena's health is improving and out of danger.

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