The police in Kabale District have arrested three suspects in connection with the murder of a police officer SPC Baryabakabo Galasius and robbery of his gun SMG Rifle No. 565824456 with 30 rounds of ammunition.
The incident happened at unknown time of the night of 27/01/2021.
Galasius’s body was discovered in a centry box by a colleague who had come to take over the morning shift. The murderers used a sharp object to pierce through his fire head. He had also been tied with a tyre rubber.
Police immediately launched a hunt for the murders and has since successfully arrested three people.
Elly Maate the Kigezi regional spokesperson identified the suspects as; Paul Dusingizimana alias NEVER GIVE UP aged 27yrs jobless resident of Murambi village ,Rwaramba ,Nyakinama subcounty Kisoro District, Migisha Asimwe Mukwenda alias young 19yrs jobless resident of Gatete village , Mukabaya parish Burora s/c Kisoro Distect and Twinomujuni Bosco a boda boda rider of reg no UEG251U bajaj boxer of Rwakaraba cell Kijuguta ward Northern division Kabale municipality who facilitated their movements.
The exact gun (UG.POL 56_5824456) with 30 rounds of ammunitions, which was stolen has also been recovered.
Maate says they also recovered two army trousers, one army shirt and one army jacket. All the suspects are in custody as further investigations continue.