By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Kisoro district is investigating circumstances under which a man was killed by mob in Burihira village in Nyakinama sub-county.
According to the area village Chairperson Vallenge Igraguha, the deceased is Wilber Bizimana (40) a resident of Bifunfu village, Rwaramba parish Nyakinama sub-county Kisoro district.
Iraguha said that the deceased who was armed with a sharp panga reportedly trespassed in the compound of Mary Nyiramikyo before the husband bumped into him and invited neighbors for rescue who immediately pounced on him.
Bizimana who was until yesterday a prominent thief according to locals was beaten up to when he breathed his last.
Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly Maate told www.mknewslink.com that the police visited the scene and picked the body for a postmortem as investigations into the matter continue.
Maate also urged locals to desist from mob justice saying that they should always work closely with authorities to sort such issues.
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