Crime

POLICE OFFICER GUNS DOWN THREE IN BAR FIGHT

By Our Reporter

KAMWENGE: The police officer has shot three people dead in Kamwenge district following a bar fight over a maid.

The deceased have been identified as Richard Tuhaise 28, Friday Innocent 38, and Sam Baseka Sam 18.

Preliminary investigations indicate that police officer number 68371 PC Nuwagaba had a misunderstanding with the deceased over a bar attendant whom the three were in love with.

It’s at that point the three ( the two deceased and police officer) separated ways and the police man came back with the gun UG POL 565903521-31923 and shot instantly at three people before running away.

Diana Namutanzi, the District Police commander for Kamwenge District says that the suspect has been a calm person but doesn’t know what really happened to prompt him to shoot.

According to Namutanzi, the suspect has been arrested in Kyenjojo District to face charges of murder, and a gun with 40 rounds of ammunition has been recovered.

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The case has been registered at Kamwenge Police station under file number Kamwenge CRB 123/2022.

 

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