By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Rukungiri have arrested 5 people in connection with the mysterious murder of 57 year old man.
Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate has confirmed that the 5 were arrested over the unexplained murder of Bakunda Alex a resident of Omwitaba Village in Ndere Parish in Ruhinda Sub County.
Those arrested are 28 year old year Ainemugisha Mellon, Naluwembe Hadija aged 19 years, Tushabomwe Amon aged 35 years old, Kaganga Eric aged 45 and 18 year old Kizza Naboth all from the same village.
It’s reported that the deceased was last seen on Wednesday at Omukihwero Katookye Trading Center while drunk but he was yesterday morning found dead along Katookye – Kyomera road.
The LC Chairman Turyazayo John after getting the unfortunate information, informed the Police at Ruhinda Police Station who visited the scene and found multiple injuries on his body and eyes.
Maate said that the Police took a postmortem examination and the body was handed over to the relatives for burial.
The case of murder by strangulation was register at Rukungiri Central Police Station under reference number CRB 1224/2021 to help in further investigation
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