The body of a primary school pupil who reportedly disappeared from school weeks ago, was yesterday recovered by fellow pupils of Kamunyiga P/S in Kagarama Town Council in Ntungamo district.
Shafat Ayebazibwe, 13, went missing on 28th June 2019.
After futile days of searching led by police, the decomposing body was on Monday found by fellow schoolmates who were fishing in Kamunyiga swamp.
Police led by D.ASP. Twinamatsiko Godes examined the body at the scene and handed it to the family for burial.
Still at the scene information was received by police that a mob had attacked one Beinobwengye Patrick, who was suspected to have killed Shafat .
Police responded immediately and rescued him and rushed to Itojo hospital where he succumbed to injuries inflicted by the mob.
Rwizi Region police spokesman Samson Kasasira told us investigation into this incident are ongoing .
Kasasira also revealed that a separate file of Murder by the mob was registered vide CRB 924/2019, and that those involved in the mob action are being hunted.