By Grant Ahumuza
Police in Kisoro district are investigating circumstances under which angry mob killed two people alleged to have stolen Irish potatoes.
The suspects were identified as Didas Maniriho aged 32 a resident of Buhayo village, Muganza parish, Chahi subcounty and Bwengye aged 31 from Kamisingo village, Southern division, Kisoro municipality in Kisoro district.
It is said that the suspects stole Irish potatoes from Ntawurihunga Davidâ€˜s garden of the same place.
The Kigezi region police spokesperson Elly Matte said that police visited the scene and the two bodies were taken to Kisoro hospital for postmortem.
He added that Tawumenye Fred was arrested to assist in inquiries as Effort to arrest more suspects is under way.
The case was registered at Kisoro police station under reference number CRB 223/2020.
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