Kisoro man killed by a mob

By Sophan Niwamanya

Police in Kisoro are investigating circumstances under which a 25-year-old man died after being assaulted by a mob.

The deceased has been identified as Sakimu Ntabaro a resident of Gahiga village Gisorora parish Nyakabande Sub county Kisoro district.

According to an area resident identified as Wilson Sebasore(52) , the deceased was reportedly assaulted by a mob on the 4th of July 2021 and later rushed to Mutolere hospital where he was pronounced dead on the 5th of July 2021.

Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly Maate says that the police visted the scene and document preliminary information which indicates that the deceased was assaulted in revenge since he had on the 3rd of July injured a yet to be identified man with a knife.

He adds that no one has been arrested in connection with the incident.