A police officer has been arrested for shooting dead a colleague at Lolwe Island in Namayingo district.
On the 28/12/2018 at 0200hrs at Lolwe Police Station No. 51245 PC Bukenya James of FFU Lolwe shot No. 64864 PC Bukenya Simon Peter of Marines of the same station, injuring him seriously.
It’s reported that Bukenya James was deployed as Station guard while PC Bukenya Simon Peter was deployed to guard the vessel in waters.
It’s alleged that at that time when PC Bukenya Simon Peter left his boat coming to the station only to be shot through the thigh.
The victim died on the way to Dabani hospital in Busia due to over bleeding.
PC Bukenya James has been arrested.