Police Kills 3 Suspects in Lugazi

Police in Lugazi yesterday killed 3 men suspected of stealing motorboat engines.

The suspects, believed to be from Kenya, were killed last night.

The police spokesperson, Asuman Mugenyi, said 10 motorboat engines were recovered from the suspects and have been taken to Lugazi police station. Police also recovered food items and a gun from the dead men.

Lugazi police said there has been an increase in motorboat engine thefts on neighboring Lake Victoria islands.