, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 5 – Three police officers are among four people killed on Wednesday during an ambush by cattle rustlers in Samburu East.
The fourth person was a peace crusader who had accompanied the officers to the area.
Police stated that five other people were injured in the incident as they tracked down stolen animals.
They explained that the officers had found the animals and were loading them onto a vehicle when they were attacked.
The rustlers managed to drive the animals away before reinforcements arrived at the scene.