Police in Mbarara is hunting for unknown assailants who beat to death one people and severely injured another one.
The hunt follows a case registered at Mbarara central police case number CBR 2431/18 by a one Ayebazbwe Fred, aged 21 years and a manager at Byagrigo lodges in central cell, Nyamityobora ward, Kakoobadivision Mbarara municipality.
The deceased whose body was buried on Tuesday in Kigongi cell, Ibanda district is identified as Owaruhanga Izidoro 39 years , while the other victim, Kangume Arthur who was severely beaten is still unconsciously lying on the hospital bed, at Mbarara referal hospital.
It is alleged that the two while on their way from Agip Mortel in Mbarara town where they had gone for a show on 15/July, 2018, they met assailants towards their residence, who beqat them, before they took after the residents ascended for their rescue, following their alarm.
According to Rwizi region Police spokesperson, Samson Kasasira, police is on the hunt for the assailants, adding that no arrests have been made so far.
Kasasira further appeals to members of the public to avoid walking atackward hours, especially in areas which crime hotspots.