Two men in Rukiga arrested over murder

Two men in Rukiga arrested over murder

Two men have been arrested by police in Rukiga district and detained at Kabale central police station in connection with the murder of a 46 year old man.

Police has identified the suspects in detention as Nelson Mutesigensi and Amon Nuwamamanya all residents of Rwamucucu Sub County in Rukiga district.

The suspects were arrested by police yesterday evening on suspicion of participating in the murder of James Mbabazi; a resident of Nyangorongoro village in Rukiga district.

The deceased’s body was discovered early yesterday by locals who found it lying on his veranda with a deep wound on fore head and blood was all over the place.

The Kigezi Region Police spokesperson; Elly Maate says that police visited the scene with sniffer dog that helped them arrest the suspects. He adds that at the suspects place; the deceased’s clothes and the mattress with blood stains were recovered.

He says investigation is ongoing after which the suspects will be taken to court to answer charges of murder.