Former NM teacher among wounded in Kenya mall attack
Posted at: 09/22/2013 8:14 PM
| Updated at: 09/22/2013 10:48 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon, KOB.com
KOB Eyewitness News 4 has learned that a former New Mexico teacher is among the wounded in an attack on a Kenyan shopping mall.
26-year-old Elaine Dang recently moved to Kenya from San Diego.
According to NBC 7 in San Diego, Dang taught school on a reservation in New Mexico.
Dang tweeted a photo of herself in the hospital, with the message:
“Proof that I am OK-hanging out with some of my best friends in Nairobi.”
A group of gunman stormed the shopping mall on Saturday and began firing.
At least 68 people were killed and 175 were wounded.