Three people were shot dead while driving in a county assembly car and it is assumed that the attackers were targeting a politician  
Occurred in Wenje, Kenya on May 26, 2017, at 10:15 AM
Reported by anonymous via SMS on May 29, 2017, at 11:40 PM in Nduru, Kenya
Also heard by 4 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed false and is of high priority – here's why:
Only one person was shot dead by alleged Al-Shabaab attackers who were killed by security personnel few days later. Police are still investigating the reasons behind the killings.

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Location Reported by Via Date
Nduru, Kenya anonymous SMS 29-May-2017 @ 11:40 PM
Garsen, Kenya anonymous SMS 29-May-2017 @ 10:45 PM
Chara, Kenya anonymous SMS 29-May-2017 @ 11:30 AM
Idsowe, Kenya anonymous SMS 29-May-2017 @ 2:25 AM
Madogo, Kenya anonymous Voice / telephone 26-May-2017 @ 5:00 PM
June 6, 2017 | 1:17 PM | john2014

June 6, 2017 | 1:04 PM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR So this is confirmed to have been an Al-Shabaab attack?