Bakashaba says that the body had deep cuts on the face, head, back and stomach, which shows that he was hacked to death. He says that they have since launched a manhunt for the catechist who has fled the village.
Kagadi police are hunting for a catholic catechist in connection to the murder. The suspect is Ambrose Kyalikunda, who is attached to Nyabwegyereka
Catholic Church in Ruteete Sub County Kagadi district.
wanted in connection to the
murder of Julius Twesigomu, a butcher and resident of Nyabwegyereka village in
Ruteete Sub County Kagadi district
on Monday night. Kenneth Bakashaba, the Officer in charge of Kagadi central police
station says that preliminary investigations show that
the catechist masterminded the brutal murder
of the deceased.
He says that on a fateful night, the
suspect was drinking with the deceased in one of the bars in the village where
they picked a quarrel. Bakashaba, however,
says that the two didn’t fight in the bar.
He says that residents were shocked to find the deceased’s lifeless body
lying in a pool of blood along the roadside on Tuesday morning.
Bakashaba says that the body had
deep cuts on the
face, head, back and stomach, which shows that he
was hacked to death. He says that they have since launched
a manhunt for the catechist who has fled the village. Bakashaba has warned bar owners to desist from
operating, saying the government hasn’t
lifted the suspension on their operations.
//cue in;”Nitu baraganisa ngu…
Cue out:…Komuntu aja atugambire.
This is the second murder in Kagadi
district within a space of three days. On Tuesday, police arrested Moses
Sunday, the LC1 Chairperson of Kabayaga village in Mairirwe parish Bwikara
sub-county over the brutal
murder of 64-year-old, Gorret Nsungwa.
Sunday is accused together with others still at
large of raiding Nsungwa’s home in the wee hours of Tuesday morning and hacking
her to death on allegations of practising witchcraft. The deceased’s children found her lifeless body
lying in a pool of blood on Tuesday morning.