According to the monthly police reports, at least 15 cases of fire were recorded in August alone compared to 11 captured in July. However, in all incidents, police was helped by fire trucks from the surrounding factories.
The body of Lekuru was found lying in a sugar cane plantation in Busede Sub County, Jinja district. Lekurus body was exhumed and a post-mortem carried out at Jinja Referral Hospital indicated that she died as a result of strangulation. Her private parts were also damaged.