Two killed in Narok clashes

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At least two people were killed on Sunday while two others were seriously injured following violent confrontations pitting in Narok South.

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The clashes pitting members of two communities living in Olooloipanki and Oloruashi erupted after members of one community stormed a village dominated by members of a rival community in search of a cow that was allegedly stolen in the wee hours of Sunday morning.

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Two motorbike riders caught up in the fracas succumbed to arrow wounds. One of the injured is fighting for his life at Kenyatta National Hospital.

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Narok county commissioner Samuel Kimiti who led the area security committee to the area says police are already holding one suspect in connection with the incident as investigations continue.

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Tension in the area remains high even as a contingent of security personnel was dispatched to quell the clashes.

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