Kabale mob kills suspected murderer


KABALE– The Police in Kabale district are investigating circumstances under which a 26 year old man was murdered.

The deceased is Sunday Ivan a resident of Ntungamo cell Kyinyamari parish, Butanda sub county in Kabale district.

According to Elly Maate the kigezi region Police Spokesperson, information was received from Champion Banerd the Butanda sub county Chairperson that there was a mob in Ntungamo cell.

Information obtained by the Police allege that on Wednesday at around 9pm, the deceased picked up a quarrel with a resident only identified as Kemigisha at a place called Busia while taking a booze in the deceased’s bar.

Further allegations indicate that on Thursday morning, the residents found Kemigisha lying helplessly in a pool of blood and they ascended on the Sunday and clobbered him to death on suspicion that he could have participated in cutting her.

Maate said that police officers from Kabale police station visited the scene got exhibits used in killing, did postmortem and handed over the body to the parents for burial.

Maate also said that inquiries have been established  to have the suspects arrested. The case of murder was registered at kabale central police station under reference number CRB 787/2021.