By APN Reporter
Police in Rubanda is investigating circumstances under which a 26 years old man was allegedly murdered by mob.
Tumuhimbise Paka of Rwarujongo village Igomanda parish Hamurwa sub county in Rubanda district was lynched by mob as a result of theft.
It’s alleged that in the night of 05/11/18 at around 02:00 am, the deceased stole chicken from the neighboring village of Kyokyezo in Nyamweru sub county at the home of one William Bagambira.
The deceased was reportedly pursued by locals who later apprehended him near a stream in Rwarujongo village from where he was lynched.
Kigezi regional Police spokesperson Elly Maate says that police was notified and found the body lying next to two dead hens.
Maate says that the Postmortem was right away done and body handed to relatives for burial.
The case is registered under reference number SD 03/05/11/2018 refers of Hamurwa Police station.