Four bodies found near Somali capital Mogadishu

MOGADISHU, Somalia – Riddled bodies of four people have been found laying just outs Somali capital Mogadishu, a witness said.

The victims, wearing military t-shirts were seen lying on the ground at Elasha area, just 15km west of Mogadishu, Farhio Hussein, a witness said.

It remains unclear if the victims were soldiers.

Hussein says the dead bodies were taken into criminal investigation department for further investigation.

No group says it carried out the assassination.

Somali police in the area remained unavailable to comment on the killing.