Resident allegedly poison himself in Kabale

Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional Police spokesman

NEWS- The Police in Kabale district are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a man suspected to have poisoned himself.

According to Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman ASP Elly Maate, the deceased has been identified as Vincent Fita Batuma Seti Alias Fumbira, whose body was on Saturday morning found along the road behind Country View Hotel near Kigongi central market Kabale in municipality.

Maate says that police informed by Kwizera Patrick 28, self-employed, resident of Kirigime cell, Southern division in Kabale municipality/ district.

The Officers swung into action, visited the scene, documented it and a bottle of ROCKET insecticide poison suspected to have been taken by the deceased was found besides his body.

Mate added that information on the ground is that on Friday 18th November 2022, the deceased took the same poison so that he dies, but people around gave him milk and that he kept saying that he will take it again when they are not seeing him so that he dies. The body was conveyed to Kabale Regional Referral Hospital mortuary for postmortem examination and inquiries are ongoing on.