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Panic in Baringo as Heavy Armed Bandits Attack KDF Camp, One KDF Soldier Reportedly Killed

Panic has engulfed Marigat sub-county in Baringo county after heavily armed bandits allegedly stormed a Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) camp among other camps and wreaked havoc.

According to the source, a group of suspected armed Pokot bandits raided Mukutani area and attacked all security camps.

The affected camps included General Service Unity (GSU) camp, the Rapid Deployment Unit (RDU) camp, KDF camp and Mukutani Police Station.

The deadly attack is said to have happened yesternight at around 8 pm.

The source further alleged that a KDF soldier had been gunned down during the attack, adding that the body of the fallen soldier was still lying in the war zone because the heavy exchange of heavy fire was still ongoing.

"The body still lying at the war zone yet to be collected due to the exchange of fire that is still going on. More progress report to follow," the source said in a post shared on social media this Friday.

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Baringo KDF Mukutani RDU Rapid Deployment Unit


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