Verified reports indicate dangerous gangsters were on Tuesday killed by high trained Special Service Unit commandos at Makhokho along Kakamega-Kisumu highway.
According to reports from the ground, authorities had been monitoring the 5 gangsters, after they noticed suspicious activities from them.
The special service unit that was trailing the gangsters asked them to surrender, but the defiant gangsters started shooting at the commandos who were forced to return fire, and in the process killing them.
The five were driving in a car, and a number of items were recovered from them including firearms.
"FIVE suspected gangsters gunned down by the Special Service Unit in Makhokho area along the Kakamega-Kisumu Road ."
However, it has not been revealed if the five were from committing a crime prior to their deaths.
Locals have commended the officers for acting swiftly to bring down the gangsters who have been harvesting where they haven't sown .
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