By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Rubanda are investigating circumstances under which a 28 year old man was allegedly murdered in Rubanda
The Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson Elly Maate identified the deceased as Francis Turyamureba Valence aged 28 year a resident of Karukara village, Karukara ward, Hamurwa Town council, Rubanda district.
It’s alleged that on the 26th of June 2022 at around 2030hrs, Restatuta Kemigisha 39 years with her two girl children Arineitwe Fiona 15years and Ainembabazi Caroline 17years, while their way from work, were allegedly attacked and beaten by the deceased and another one who is yet unknown.
Maate revealed that the suspect escaped and ran to the home of Gertrude Turyamwomwe for rescue. While there, they called Kenneth who alerted other people in the centre at Karukara and a mob gathered and found the two alleged suspects and started beating them.
One managed to escape and the deceased was left helpless until around 0400hrs when he was taken to a nearby clinic for first aid. He was referred to Hamurwa HCIV where he died moments later.
He confided to our reporter that scene was on Monday morning visited by OC Station Hamurwa Asp Nangura Oliver and documented, body was by press time still at Hamurwa HCIV mortuary where post-mortem was done.
He revealed that three suspects have so far been arrested including Restatuta and her two juvenile daughters to help in investigations.
The statement of murder by mob has since been registered at Rubanda Central police station under reference number CRB 205/2022.