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Six Arrested in Lira over Death of Businessman :: Uganda Radionetwork
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Six Arrested in Lira over Death of Businessman

His body was found dumped by unknown people on Wednesday night at the same village.

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Police in Lira district have arrested six people in connection to the death of a Juba-based businessman.

The deceased has been identified as Williams Okwir, 32, a resident of Angwet-Angwet A village, Adekokwok Sub County in Lira district. 

His body was found dumped by unknown people on Wednesday night at the same village. 

George Obia, the Lira District Police Commander could not divulge the identities of the suspects for fear of jeopardizing police investigations. 

The suspects are currently being held at Lira Central Police Station and police has so far preferred murder charge against them pending further investigations.

Victor Angena, the area LCI chairperson said Okwir’s body was dumped in the area with bruises by unknown boda- boda cyclist on Wednesday night. 

According to Angena, Okwir who operates businesses between Lira and Juba is believed to have been murdered from a different place and his body dumped at Angwet-Angwet A village.

His body has been removed and taken for postmortem at Lira Regional Referral Hospital.            

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