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Butaleja Man Arrested over Brother's Murder

He said those who heard about the threats are the ones that pointed at Hamiya as the prime suspect leading to his arrest and that the case was registered at Nabiganda Police station


Police in Butaleja is holding a 25-year-old man in connection with the murder of his young brother. 

Sam Hamiya, a resident of Maizi Masa in Kachonga town Council in Butaleja District was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of killing his brother Mwima Paul, aged 23 and a resident of the same area. 

  

According to police, the lifeless body of Mwima was found in the pool of blood in his house on the night of Wednesday 5th/05/2021. 

 

Moses Mugwe, the Bukedi South Police Spokes Person said that the suspect was arrested after his father reported at Nabiganda Police station the case of Murder and that Hamiya had earlier threatened to kill his brother and the father.  

He said those who heard about the threats are the ones that pointed at Hamiya as the prime suspect leading to his and that the case was registered at Nabiganda Police station under Vide 54/044/2021 and that investigations in the matter have been launched.

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