Kabale District Police Commander, Abel Ruganza, says the assailants cut their victim twice on the head and left leg.
Mathew Akampurira, a Special Police
Constable-SPC attached to Kabale Central Police Station is nursing wounds at Kabale
Parents Clinic after being hacked by unidentified assailants. The assailants Akampurira
at highland stage along Kabale-Kisoro road in Central division, Kabale town
around 1:40 am this morning.
Kabale District Police Commander, Abel
Ruganza, says the assailants cut their victim twice on the head and left
leg. Elly Maate, Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, says that Akampurira had withdrawn from night patrol and was on his
way home in Rwakaraba in Northern division of Kabale Municipality to sleep
when he was attacked.
He says that they
have opened inquiries at Kabale central police station vide Kabale SD
The attack on Akampurira comes a day after
unidentified people hacked to death 34-year-old Abraham Twinamatsiko, a resident of Kirwa village, Bushuro parish, Kitumba
Sub-county in Kabale district and dumped his body along the road in Rwagana village in
Residents stumbled on the lifeless body on Wednesday
morning. At least three other people have been hacked by unidentified thugs in
Kabale town over the last three weeks.