SUSPECT DIES IN RUKUNGIRI POLICE CELLS
BY VANANSIO KAKOGOSO
Police in Rukungiri district are investigating circumstances under
which an inmate died at the incarceration facility.
Emmanuel Turyatemba 35years was found dead inside the police cells
yesterday morning where he had spent the night.
Turyatemba was arrested Tuesday by police after some residents
reported that they heard him claiming that he had information
pertaining that death of Edith Kemigisha.
Edith Kemigisha 63years was murdered by unknown assailants on 22nd
December this year at Kanyinya cell in Ndorero ward southern division
Rukungiri municipality, and his body was discovered on 23rd December.
The Kigezi region police spokesperson Elly Maate says that, when the
deceased reached at police he gave uncoordinated statements because he
was drunk. Police decided to put him is cell and they were shocked to
find him dead by morning.
Maate says that police has started investigation to establish the
suspected cause of his dead since postmortem is not yet done.