Tashobya is accused alongside Emanuel Mbine 22, a crime preventer in Katojo cell, Nyakayojo, Mbarara district, Don Kizito Baryayesima of Ishongoro town council and Sergeant Denis Bataringaya of the Chieftaincy of Military intelligence-CMI.
An operative of the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence is on remand in Kyamugorani Government Prison in Mbarara District in connection with an acid attack on a municipal councillor. Sergeant Denis Bataringaya was on Monday remanded by Mbarara Grade one Magistrates Court for allegedly pouring acid on Mbarara Municipality councillor Amos Katureebe
Geofrey Ssali was sent to Kyamugolanyi government prison after he confessed before court that he had been hired to carry out an acid attack against Amos Katureebe, a councillor in Mbarara Municipality. Ssali said he was hired by someone with two other people to execute the deal at a cost of 10 million shillings. Katureebe, the victim of the attack, has since lost his sight and ability to talk.
The police in Kakuuto Sub-county in Rakai district have arrested a businessman in connection with an acid attack on his family members. The suspect has been identified as Anthony Bukenya (35), a solar and electronics dealer in Kakuuto town, and a resident of Kalivaliyo village.