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32 Year Old Woman Hurt By Lamu Senator's Gunshot

A woman going by the name Joy Makena is nursing gunshot wounds at Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital after a gunshot drama between her and Mr. Anwar Loitiptip, the Senator of Lamu County.

In his telephone call, Mr. Anwar told the Standard that he was at a hotel in Kanu Grounds in Nanyuki town, Laikipia County. Then all of a sudden, he was attacked by knife-wielding gang.

Therefore, for his self defense, he reached out to his gun and shot in the air to scare away his attackers.

According to the sources, this was the time Joy was shot. She was left with ankle injuries on her leg.

According to the police of Nanyuki police station, they were alerted of the incident by the public.

The police arrived at the site at 2.00 a.m and found a firearm and 13 bullets with the details of the legislator.

Mr. Anwar Loitiptip told the Standard today morning that he went for a medical check up and will give out further information afterwards.

The police are yet to establish the location of the senator as Joy is in a stable state for investigation.

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Anwar Joy Makena Laikipia County Lamu Nanyuki


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