Police in Kikuube District are hunting for two people over acts of mob justice.
The suspects are Phillip Kakombabitooke, a resident of Kamughobe village in Kabwoya sub-county, and Charles Irumba of Kisembya village.
The two reportedly mobilized a mob that lynched Julius Kugonza 25, a resident of Kamughobe Village in Kyangwali sub-county accusing him of stealing maize. The incident happened this morning.
The mob reportedly beat Kugonza to death and dumped his body by the roadside.
Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says, the two ring leaders were identified by residents.
He added that they spearheaded the brutal killing of the deceased. Mr. Hakiiza speaking….
May the deceased soul rest in Eternal Peace. END.