The death toll in Jalle massacre by armed Murle militants stands at 17 dead with 9 wounded according to authorities. 3 children were also abducted.
Among the dead three were women. Bor State Hospital officials said that of the 9 wounded, 8 have been admitted there of which two are in very critical condition.
More than 12,000 herds of cattle were also stolen according to the commissioner.
The incident which happened a day before yesterday was coordinated with similar attacks against civilians in Pinychuer, Twi and Poktap, Duk.
SOURCE:Th National Courier