Police have gunned down two robbers in a botched robbery attempt in Ruaka, central Kenya.
The deceased was part of a gang of four who attempted to rob a local supermarket.
The local authority said two robbers escaped with gun wounds.
A police officer sustained injuries during the mid-morning shootout.
A pistol and four live and used cartridges were recovered at the scene.
The hunt for the escapees are ongoing.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.