Drama was on Monday evening witnessed in Bomet county Kapkoros center after a Mpesa agent was snatched off her bag and mobile phone. The lady is said to have been heading home after the day's work when the tragedy happened.
She screamed for help and neighbors arriving in numbers began a serious search of the two. They were not caught as they disappeared into thin air.
Speaking to TAACH FM , she said the two appeared from nowhere and threatened her with a knife. She tried to resist but the two pointed the sharp knife on her neck and she had to let go. It there then hit her that her livelihood was gone bursting into cries of desperation.
She reported the matter at Mogogosiek police station. The officers promised to ensure the two are brought to book.
Crime rates in the area are rising sharply and locals now fear their well-being. Difficult economical times due to the Coronavirus pandemic is believed to be the major cause.
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