By Bonifacio Taban Kuich
May 7, 2013 (BENTIU) – A policeman was injured and over 400 cattle sized when armed youth stormed Unity state’s Mayiandit County on Monday, an official said.
The incident, according to the county Commissioner, involved an estimated 200 armed youth suspected to be from neighbouring Warrap state.
“The raiders were armed and had to fight a combined force of the SPLA [South Sudan army] and the area Police. Unfortunately, one policemen was killed while trying to recover the stolen cattle,” said Gideon Gatpan Thoar.