By Ahura Mujuni Mark
Sheema district residents are leaving in fear following the emergence of machete wielding men who have so far hacked 15 people in different villages.
The District Police Commander Ezekiel Emitu told the press today that the attacks on residents began towards the end of August and went throughout September .
The attackers attack families at night ,waylay travelers and sometimes rape women.
Mr Emitu added that police is currently carrying out patrols in the area to land on the culprits.
No death as a result of the attacks have been reported.