A school watchman has been killed in Mwingi sub county, Kitui County and another one is fighting for his life at Kenyatta National Hospital after they were attacked by unknown people.
The killing brings to three the number of watchmen who have been murdered under similar circumstances in the area.
The killing of the watchman who worked at the Mwingi Disese Teachers training college brings to three the number of watchmen who have been murdered within a week.
Mwingi Central MP Dr. Gideon Mulyungi has called for immediate action to be taken against the unknown assailants who have instilled fear among residents.
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Area Deputy county commissioner Omar Ntima said that several people have been arrested in connection with the killings and assured that measures have been put in place to curb the rising crime.
Mwingi central residents are now calling on the government to scale up security to prevent further killings.
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