By Debbie Moraa
Police officers have recovered an assortment of Guns and ammunition following a shootout with armed bandits in Wajir.
According to a statement from police, two bandits were fatally injured after they refused to surrender to the officers who were on normal Patrol.
“Police came across heavily armed bandits whereby they challenged them to surrender but they defied the order that when shootout ensued and two bandits were fatally injured,” read an OB from Police.
One of the bandits was identified as Noor from Daadab Division while the other was unidentified.
They managed to recover firearms and ammunitions from them.
The items that were seized included Four AK-47 riffles, 316 Ammunitions, 14 empty magazines of AK-47 riffles, 3 pouches,2KDF smoke jackets, a D-light solar panel, one Infinix mobile phone, two Tecno T301 mobile phones, one Oppo Mobile phone and one KGtel mobile phone were the recovered items.
The Ammunitions were dispensed by the police officers.