A thug was shot and killed while running away from a burglary Crime scene at Mutungo, Nakawa Division, Kampala, Wednesday morning.
Three thugs attacked two residents of Mutungo namely Masiga Joseph and Kansiime Pallorin at around 0300hrs but the neighbours heard them and started making alarm that attracted a security personnel that was guarding nearby who responded and found the thugs still in action.
He shot in the air to warn them and they ran away. He shot one who died on spot. Two others escaped.
On searching the dead thug, a mobile phone that he had just stolen from one of the victims was found with him and a laptop.
The body was taken to Mulago mortuary.