A senior police officer has been strangled to death by a yet to be identified person. The incident
occurred in Kamagunga village, Kapterewa sub-county in Bukwo district on Thursday afternoon.
The deceased is Assistant Superintendent of Police Alfred Siwa, 60, who was attached to Anti Stock Theft Unit-ASTU. He was due for retirement next month.
Sipi Region Police Spokesperson, Fred Chesang said that Siwa was involved in an argument with yet to be
identified person who first hit him on the head and later strangled him to death. Chesang said that police have launched a manhunt for the
Kirinya Ayubu is the URN Bureau Chief of Elgon/Bukedi Sub Regions . He holds a Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication from Islamic University in Uganda and a Diploma in Computer Science and Information Technology from the same University.