One Orma found dead early in the morning near Witu. Orma villagers tried tracing the footprints, encountered a Pokomo and killed him and a Giriama whom they thought was a pokomo. Tension in the area is high.  
Occurred in Witu, Kenya on May 4, 2014
Reported by anonymous via Walk-in / in person on May 30, 2014 in Semikaro, Kenya
Also heard by 2 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed false and is of medium priority – here's why:
Although the Orma fatality near Witu is confirmed true, all other casualties appear to have proven false

This heatmap depicts the spread of rumours over time. Hotter areas of the map denote earlier sightings, while cooler areas indicate delayed dispersion.

Location Reported by Via Date
Semikaro, Kenya anonymous Walk-in / in person 30-May-2014
Ota, Kenya anonymous Walk-in / in person 28-May-2014
Garsen, Kenya john2014 Internet 14-May-2014
July 5, 2014 | 11:31 PM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Were there really just the two additional reports three weeks after the rumour was initally added?

July 5, 2014 | 11:30 PM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Although this rumour was confirmed false, I'd still like to know the number and locations of additional sightings as requested in my comment of 5 May 2014.

May 31, 2014 | 6:14 AM | timothyquinn
ADMINISTRATOR Apparently the Pokomo was found to be alive, according to further details received in Semikaro

May 5, 2014 | 10:33 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR How many reports have we been receiving about this? It would be helpful to see the times and locations of all reports and inquiries listed.