By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Kisoro are hunting for assailants who attacked a Security Guard at National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) facility in, killed him and took away with his gun.
The incident happened at Chuho village in Gasiza parish also in Nyakabande Sub County where the deceased was guarding a National Water and Sewerage Corporation pump station.
Kigezi Region Police Spokesman Elly Maate told our reporter that the late Erick Habomugisha an employee of SWATT Company was killed on Saturday night by unknown assailants who later dragged his body into a water stream.
Habomugisha’s supervisor Monday Patrick said that the deceased had been deployed for night duty with a gun registration number SAR UG PSO 9069985-08751 which was taken by the assailants.
Maate said that Police preliminary investigations indicate that the deceased was cut with a panga because he had deep cuts on his neck and the panga was recovered at the scene of crime.
The body of Habomugisha was picked by the Police and taken to Kisoro Hospital for a Postmortem examination and no arrests have so far been made.
The case was registered at Kisoro District Central Police Station under reference number CRB 282/2021 to help in investigations.
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