Kenya: Swiss tourist shot and killed near resort town

Posted on October 27, 2013 • Filed under: Africa, Tourist Killed

According to, robbers have shot dead a Swiss tourist near a popular resort town in southern Kenya, police said Saturday. The exact circumstances of his death on Friday were not immediately clear but the Swiss national was killed when criminals opened fire after robbing a shop near Diani, a beach town on the Indian Ocean. “He was not targeted, the thugs appear to have shot at him while fleeing,” local police chief Jack Ekakoro said. “We have launched an investigation.” Read article

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