By Aggrey Twesigye
Police in Mbarara district are investigating circumstances under which a 24-year-old man was allegedly murdered by his friend after developing a misunderstanding in a bar on Friday.
The deceased identified as Reagan Turinawe ,was allegedly murdered by John Paul Turyasingura at the suspect’s residence in Akashanda cell, Bukiiro Sub county, Mbarara district.
SP Samson Kasasira the Rwizi Regional Police Spokesperson disclosed that the duo developed a misunderstanding while at bar in Akashanda Trading centre,but later left together at around 1pm to the house of the suspect, who picked a panga from the house and cut the throat of the deceased which caused profusely bleeding and thus died.
Kasasira explained that police responded to the scene of crime, documented it and conveyed the body of the deceased to Mbarara regional referral hospital for a postmortem report.
The murder weapon was recovered and exhibited.
Kasasira added that police has arrested the suspect to help police in investigation