Four people were saved during the battle that saw the members of the elite GSU team defeated, while two others died in the ensuing brawl.
A police report stated that the incident in Lamu county occurred yesterday, Wednesday, December 28, at around 9:30pm. During the battle that saw the members of the elite GSU squad overpowered, four people were rescued but two other people lost their lives. Kenya has made tremendous strides in the fight against terrorism, which had become a serious threat to national security. A brief inspection of the area revealed the following vehicles: KCR 975 (a grey saloon car with two female Italian-American occupants who were rescued), KCY 224U (an Isuzu lorry with two fatally shot victims and a damaged fuel tank), and KCK 380K (an Isuzu).