A police officer in Mubende district attached to Foot Force Patrol Police in Bukuya subcounty, Mubende is on the run after killing 2 people and injuring 3 others.
The police officer has been identified as Sam Mutungi.
The horrible incident occurred Tuesday morning between 2:00am and 3:00am at Busega pub in Bukuya trading center in Mubende district.
The whole nasty situation stemmed from, according to police, a misunderstanding Mutungi had with some people over a woman at the said pub, and it resulted into a fight, where he was assaulted.
After the incident, he left the bar “returned minutes later with his gun and opened fire killing instantly 2 people and injuring 3 others,” according to Nobert Ochom, the Mubende police spokesman.
He identified the deceased as Necteria Kawaga, 23, a resident of Bukuya and the other is Balode Yofesi, a UPDF soldier at private rank and 30 years old, attached to Lugwago Detach in Mubende.
The injured are Emmanuel Kusima, a resident of Kamusenene and a boda boda rider.
He was rushed to Mityana hospital for medical attention.
The other is Joseph Mbazira, 46, a resident of Makonzi and Sunday Ssentongo, 33, a resident of Kibizi village and a boda boda rider.
They were both rushed to Kasanda health centre IV with “minor injuries for treatment.”
The bodies have been taken to Kasanda Health Centre IV mortuary pending postmortem.