Drunk cop shoots soldier, civilian dead in Mubende


A drunk officer shot and killed two people in Mubende district, according to police spokesperson Emilian Kayima.

Kayima said the incident at around in Bukuya Sub county in Mubende district.

While in a bar called Bulenga pub, PC Sam Mutungi attached to Mubende police allegedly shot and killed two people and injuring others on a regrettable and criminal act.

The deceased was identified as Private Yafesi Balode, 30, a UPDF soldier deployed at Lukwango camp in the mining areas of Mubende district and Nectaria Kawagga, 23, a resident of Bukuya.

The officer is on the run with the killer gun.

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“Our heartfelt condolences go to the bereaved family because of the regrettable incident,” Kayima said.