A man in Kotido Municipality has been arrested for injuring two
Loile Engatuny, a resident Western Compound, was arrested on
Thursday for allegedly spearing and injuring two camels belonging to Sukuzan
Hadijah. The wounded camels were bleeding profusely after Engatuny speared each
once in the belly.
The two animals were later treated by veterinary official Dr. Joseph
Longoli. Dr Longoli said it was too early to know the extent of internal
damage caused to one of the animals under her gestation period.
Olweny Abdul Nasur, a member of Sukuzan’s family said he brought the four
camels from Kitaale in Kenya at the cost of over 9 million shillings.
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In a related development, two people are in police custody for illegal
possession of wildlife meat.
LongoriaLopira, 35 and Locham Pelichia are being held at Kotido
Central Police Station for killing the Uganda Kob.
Their luck ran out when they were found with the meat on their way to sell it
in Kotido town.
The OC Deputy OC CID Kotido Central Police Station John Francis Olupot said the
file will be sent to the Resident State Attorney for sanctioning.