By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Rubanda are holding 8 people over unclear circumstances under which a 50 year old man was assaulted to death after drinking alcohol.
Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional police spokesperson identified the deceased as Amos Musinguzi a resident of Murukoro village, Butare parish Muko sub county Rubanda district.
Maate identified the 8 suspects as ; Constance Kyomuhangi, Rosette Busingye, both bar owners ,Lilian Girokwikiriza, Achileo Turyamushanga, Romineti Kiconco, Sofia Mbarushimana, Godfrey Mubangizi and,James Bataringaya who were drinking from those bars.
It’s alleged that on the 01/04/2022 at around 1800hrs, the deceased went to Mukempunu trading Centre and drunk alcohol from different bars but was lastly seen at Constance’s bar on 2/04/2022 at around 0400hrs.
The deceased was the next morning at around 0500hrs discovered by Achileo in a pool of blood with head injuries but still alive near the bar area.
Achileo immediately went to inform the wife of the victim and he was rushed to church of Uganda HCII where he was later pronounced dead at around 0610hrs.
Elly Maate told www.mknewslink.com that a report was made at Muko police station by Macklin Kamashara the wife of Achileo, scene was visited, statements recorded, photos taken and sketch map drawn.
The case of suspected murder was registered at Rubanda Central Police station under reference number CRB: 104/2022.
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