By Richard Akandwanaho
Police in Kabale district is hunting for unknown assailants who attempted to murder a 22 year old businessman in Katuna Town Council Kabale district.
The victim Enock Ankunda a shopkeeper, resident of Katuna Town Council was today morning discovered unconscious in a pool of blood with deep cuts, in his rented room in Katuna, by his friend only identified as Benon with whom they operate a shop.
Benon said that today morning, after arriving at their shop; he was for Ankunda to join him for usual work in vain. Benon said that after waiting for long and he could not come, he decided to go up stairs where the victim stays alone and was shocked on finding the door open, victim lying in a pool of blood with multiple deep cuts.
The Kigezi region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate said that Police immediately responded after being notified about the matter, and took the victim to Kabale regional referral hospital where he is currently admitted in critical conditions. Maate added that investigations are alreadu ongoing to have the culprits arrested to answer charges accordingly.