A 22 year old Senior Four student at Creamland High School in Kabale municipality was on Wednesday night lynched by students of neighboring Green Hills High School in Kabale municipality, after he was caught in their girl’s dormitory.
The deceased has been identified as Nicholas Akampurira, who hails from Buhumba, in Kamuganguzi sub county, Kabale district.
Akampurira, who was a former student at Green Hills, was caught trespassing in the school’s girls residence and beaten to death, as he was suspected to be a thief.
Dickens Bindeba, the Kabale district police commander says by the time police arrived at the school, all students had left for the First Term school holidays, and the body was found lying in the school compound.
Bindeba says that police has started investigations into the matter, and condemned the acts people of taking the law into their hands.