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Assailants Hack Two Family Members Dead, Injure Another Critically

It is alleged that assailants first locked 15 houses in the neighborhood with padlocks around 2:00am in the wee hours of this morning before attacking their victims. Residents were only saved by early passersby who heard them crying for help and opened the doors.

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Unidentified assailants have hacked two family members to death and injured another critically in Kamuli district.

The deceased are 66-year-old Ndilugendawa Kisule and his wife, Frances Namisini, both residents of Bukalu zone in Nabuwigulu Sub County in Kamuli district.

Their teenage daughter, Glory Namugolo survived with serious injuries is admitted at Kamuli General Hospital.  The lifeless bodies of the deceased were retrieved from their home this morning with deep cuts on the head, neck and private parts.       

It is alleged that assailants first locked 15 houses in the neighborhood with padlocks around 2:00am in the wee hours of this morning before attacking their victims. Residents were only saved by early passersby who heard them crying for help and opened the doors.   

Police detectives visited the scene and recorded statements from the neighbors who were instructed not to reveal any information to the press. A detective told URN on condition of anonymity that they suspect foul play by family members.

“This family has been prone to land wrangles for a long time. Our primary leads are focusing on it as one of the triggers to this merciless murder,” he says.  

Julius Katoobe, the village vice chairperson, says they are shocked about the brutal murder are waiting for answers from police.  

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Michael Kasadha, the Busoga North Police spokesperson asked residents to avail police with information that will help police to apprehend the suspects.

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 Police have taken the deceased’s body to Kamuli General Hospital mortuary for postmortem.