By our reporter
Police in Fort portal are investigating circumstances under which a 75 year old man from Kijura Town council went missing.
The Fort portal police spokes person Godliver Twinomugisha has identified the missing man as Erifazi Byarugaba resident of Kihora zone Kijura town council Kabarole district.
According to Godliver, the 75 year old man went missing on 6th -08-2019 from his home at unknown time.
Godliver explained that the missing old man has been working as a care taker of tea plantation belonging to one Magezi Apollo a resident of the same area.
He was identified missing by his neighbors after his house caught fire.
According to police, after the house was caught by blaze, they came to the rescue, they searched for his body,but they could not find it.
This attracted police yesterday to join the locals to look for him but he is still missing.
According locals, they suspect him to have been sacrificed saying that cases of witch craft in Kijura are on rise.
Two people have gone missing in a period of two months; one of them is a woman who went missing last month and her body was discovered dumped in a river.
The 75 old man missing case is the third one in a period of two months.
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