Police in Kisii are investigating an incident where two guards were shot dead on Thursday night in Nyabigege market in South Mugirango Kisii.
The two guards were guarding different shops and parked Lorries that ferry sand from the nearby Migori and Homa Bay counties.
The bodies of Rosana Asugo 54 and Mokora Okioi 60 were found in a pool of blood outside the business premises.
Locals said the killers stole various mechanical parts from the parked lorries cases that have common in Kisii in the recent past.
Vincent Onduso, one of the affected businessman said that the thugs had on a previous occasion unsuccessfully attempted to steal from the area.