assailants have killed two police officers attached to Busunju Police Station
in Mityana District. Corporal Alfred Oketch and Police Constable Moses Kigongo
met their death at the hands of the assailants on Tuesday evening.
Police in Wamala Region; say that the deceased
met their death while trying to rescue an unidentified thief from a mob. Rachel
Kawala, the Wanaka Region Police Spokesperson describes the murder of the police
officers as unfortunate.
''It is alleged that there was a
conspiracy to kill these officers. It is alleged that a person rushed to
Busunju Police station informing the officers that there was a thief being
lynched by people and he was calling for help from the police,” said Kawala.
She explains that the police officers went for a
rescue mission but upon reaching a certain place, unknown people attacked them beheading
one of the officers and shooting another using the gun, they had grabbed from
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Police has taken the deceased’s bodies to the morgue-pending