The territorial Police in Bukomansimbi has confirmed the death of a one Ronald Mugerwa who was lynched by an angry mob after robbing Shs4 million and a mobile phone from Joseph Kalanda, a local businessman in Buyoga village, Kibinge County.
According to Paul Kangave, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Spokesperson, Mugerwa together with two others armed with a toy gun robbed Kalanda before being intercepted by his neighbours.
“Two suspects were intercepted by the residents. These include, Juuko Pius who was arrested and transferred to police custody. The second suspect who was badly beaten was pronounced dead on arrival at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital and was identified as Mugerwa Ronald,” said Kangave.
“The police is on the hunt for the third suspect a one Musimuka Julius who is on the run. We call upon anyone with information regarding his whereabouts to alert the nearest police.”