According to reports 5 police officers have been hospitalised after an ambush from suspected Al-Shabaab attack.

The police officers were allegedly on patrol before they were ambushed by the suspects who allegedly opened fire forcing the police officers to retaliate.

During the shoot out 5 police officers were badly injured and were allegedly rushed to the hospital where they are currently receiving treatment.

According to reports no police officer lost his life in the process as more investigation continues.