Police in Rukungiri are investigating circumstances under which a 38 year old businessman was shot dead on Saturday morning.
Elly Maate the Kigezi regional police spokesman identifies the man as Godi Ainobushobozi from Buhunga sub
county in Rukungiri .
The deceased, while travelling from Thunderous Club in Rukungiri Town on a bodaboda, was waylaid at Kyemengo in Buhunga by three unknown thugs, one armed with a gun, who shot at the motorcycle.
Ainobushobozi was killed instantly, while his fellow passenger one Sadam escaped unhurt.
The shooting according to Maate, happened at around 4am. He says police was notified and officers rushed to the scene where they recovered two mobile phones.
Maate says that the motorcycle rider one Jude Mugumya Alias Junior 20 years of Nyamiyaga cell in Buhunga Sub County was arrested to help the Police in investigations, while the body was taken to Rwakabengo health centre III for post-mortem.