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A Recce Squad Officer Killed, Two Others Injured In Attack By Armed Thugs

An attack by armed criminals in the Mazembe area of Nakuru County resulted in the death of a police officer who was part of the Recce Squad and severe injuries to another officer.

As per a police report delivered on Sunday, Harrison Onywonki was in the organization of his two siblings;Hezron Onwonga and Morara Onwonga when a group of about five armed suspects attacked them.

When the three brothers were approaching a dark corridor they were accosted with rungus and machetes as they were returning home from a family gathering in Nakuru City Center.

The three brothers got into a fight with the suspects who had stolen their phones, and the police report says that they sustained multiple injuries.

They were rushed to the Nakuru Provincial General Hospital (PGH) by patrol police, but Onywonki died while being treated for his injuries.

According to the police report, "Kenya Police Service officers and DCI officers visited the scene under the command of SCPC Nakuru West and Sccio Nakuru West."

"The other two brothers were treated and were released in fair condition."

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Harrison Onywonki Mazembe Morara Onwonga Nakuru Provincial General Hospital Onywonki


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