One shot dead during bar fight in Natete

Posted: 2021-07-15T10:02:05Z
One shot dead during bar fight in Natete

The police at Katwe are investigating a murder by shooting that happened on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at around 10:16pm in Natete Parish.

Asp Luke Owoyesigyire the PRO Kampala Metropolitan Police identifies the deceased as Magidu Mugwanya, 43, a resident of Kibumbiro B Zone, Busega Parish, Rubaga Division in Kampala City.

Preliminary investigations indicate that the deceased could have been shot as a result of an argument at a bar joint belonging to one Patience who has since been arrested to help police with the investigations.

She is also likely to be charged for operating a bar something that is against Covid-19 guidelines issued by the ministry of health. 

Two pistol cartridges found at the scene and items from the deceased's car are part of the exhibits as investigations proceed to identify the suspect.

The body of the deceased was conveyed to mortuary for a post mortem.