SUSPECTED THIEF SHOT DEAD IN KISORO
By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Kisoro are investigating circumstances under which a man was allegedly shot and killed by a security guard.
The man only identified as Amos by Elly Maate the Kigezi police spokesperson was allegedly shot by the security guard Leonard Atuhire resident of Matyazo village Nyundo parish Nyundo sub county Kisoro district.
Maate said that on the 07/11/2022 at around 0300hrs while on duty at UNHCR stores at the district headquarters Kisoro, the guard saw four men who accessed the fence and cut the tarpaulin which acts as a store to gain entry and steal which prompted him shoot one of them.
Maate revealed that Police were alerted by the SGA area supervisor Vian Ngabirano, scene visited and examined.
ASP Maate told journalists today that one cartridge, tarpaulin, torch and a panga were recovered at the scene.
The body was taken to Kisoro hospital mortuary for postmortem while inquiries are underway.