By Mable Nakibuuka
The police in Kisoro District over the weekend arrested three men suspected to have killed a policeman last week before they disappeared with his AK-47 rifle, which was also recovered following their arrest.
According to Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region Police spokesperson, the suspects are facing murder and aggravated robbery charges vide case file number CRB 111/2021.
“Three suspects in the case of murder and aggravated robbery of a gun of a police officer, SPC Baryabakabo Galasius which happened on the night of 27/01/2021 have been arrested and the gun recovered,” Maate said.
Maate added that; “The include; “Paul Dusingizimana alias NEVER GIVE UP, 27, a resident of Murambi village, Rwaramba, Nyakinama sub-county, Kisoro District, Migisha Asimwe Mukwenda alias Young, 19, a resident of Gatete village, Mukabaya parish, Burora sub county, Kisoro District and Twinomujuni Bosco who facilitated their movements.”
The police however did not reveal whether the thugs had used the gun commit any crimes yet or not.