By APN Reporter
A police constable attached to Mbarara police station has been shot dead by unknown gun men.
Police constable Vincent Byaruhanga was a resident of Butabika Nkokojeru in Kamukuzi divison Mbarara Municipality and was killed in the same area as he returned from duty.
The assailants disguised to be repairing a motorcycle before going ahead to execute their move.
The assailants used an iron bar to hit him on the head before using his own gun to kill him.
The deceased succumbed to two bullets, one in the head and another in the chest before taking of with his gun.
According to police, the suspects were using motorcycle registration number UDT 604T which they abandoned at the crime scene.
Rwizi Region Police commander Robert Walugembe said that they were informed by locals about the incident.
He says that the police is already investigating the matter and also lauched a hunt for the suspects.