SUSPECTED THIEF LYNCHED TO DEATH IN SHEEMA DISTRICT
By Tumwekwase Sandra
Police in Sheema district are investigating circumstances under which a 25-year-old man was murdered by a mob.
The deceased has been indentified as Bosco Kasasira a resident of Rutoma cell,Kyempisi Ward,Shuuku Town council in Sheema District.
According to Marcial Tumusiime the greater Bushenyi police spokesperson the deceased was on 11th August 2022 allegedly caught red-handed together with his father John Kusasira stealing from a belonging to Anthony Ssekate of the same area.
Tumusiime says the father escaped but the mob ganged up against Kasasira and beat him to death.
The police mouthpiece told our reporter that their team from Shuuku Police post visited the scene of crime and recovered two pangas and a knife as exhibits.
The deceased’s body was taken to Shuuku H/Centre IV for postmortem while inquiries are ongoing.