Over 10 people were serious injured Monday night after a killer gang ‘Wakali kwanza’ launched raids in various parts of Bamburi area in Kisauni, Mombasa.
200 armed youth
The over 200 man armed gang, launched the operation in Bamburi mwisho, Mtopanga, Kiembeni, Utange and Mwandoni areas forcing General Service Unit from Nyali barracks to take over the security operation.
Police said over 200 armed youth were raiding residential homes, shops, restaurants among other business premises in the area.
[Victim receiving urgent medical attention after he was slashed during the night attack].
The GSU and the Police service pursue the gang in an overnight heavy security operation in the entire Bamburi and Kiembeni areas.
Locals were ordered to remain indoors as police were combing the entire Sub-County.
Heavy police presence was witnessed in the entire Kisauni Sub-County.
The armed gang raided Naivas supermarket Bamburi branch injuring staff and customers right inside the chain store.
Among the 11, three were in critical condition and were rushed to the Coast general referral hospital for urgent medical attention according to police.
Security operation is still underway as the area experiences heavy police contingent.