Police In Marsabit are looking for people who attacked and burnt a chief in Marsabit County while attending a meeting.

Dirip Gombo Location Chief George Biqa is said to have been attacked during the burial of one of the two Kenya Police Reservist officers who were killed in a bandit attack on Saturday.

According to eye witnesses, Mr. George  was attacked by a group of people who branded him a traitor, as they descended on him with kicks and blows before setting him a blaze.

Sources  to the investigations say that the community from which the chief comes from were angered on Friday when the chief attended a function led by Labour Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yattani to officially recognise the Wayu community as Kenyans.

Police have been deployed in the area  to track down the said killers.