This morning, there was a dramatic scene in Laikipia East Sub-county, Nanyuki Police Station after 14 prisoners charged with capital offences escaped from prison. According to sources, while officers were on their usual routine around Likii area, they heard gunshots emanating from Nanyuki GK prison.
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Aft arriving in the area which is about 3 kms aways, they learned that fourteen prisoners charged with capital offences escaped from the prison.
The officers swiftly responded and launched a manhunt, luckily they managed to arrest eight of the escaped prisoners. Only six managed to escape and investigations are ongoing. Laikipia area was recently a marked a red zone after bandits wrecked havoc in the area. It took the intervention of security teams from various departments to bring order. Please follow me for more updates.
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