Police at Kabalagala is investigating a double murder by shooting of one Katembo Siviwe, 33, a Congolese national, and his girlfriend, who is unidentified, and the attempted murder of his caretaker who is currently admitted at IHK Hospital.
The KMP Deputy PRO, ASP Luke Owoyesigyire says that the shooting took place today 19th August around 1 am in the morning at Katembo’s place in Bukasa, Makindye Division Kampala City.
It is alleged that Raphael Okwanga, a security guard of D-GAP, guarding the victims’ home, allegedly got annoyed over yet to be known reason.
He then shot dead Katembo and his girlfriend and later injured the caretaker.
The police were informed about the incident and they responded.
The suspect, Okwanga, was arrested and is currently detained at Kabalagala Police Station on allegations of murder.
All the bodies of the deceased persons have been conveyed to the city mortuary at Mulago for a post mortem.
Killer weapon and cartridges have been recovered. The crime scene has been secured for further analysis.
Some of the exhibits have been submitted for analysis at our Forensic Services laboratory. Owoyesigyire says the case file will be submitted to the Director of Public Prosecution for advice.