Police investigating Nansana Shooting says KMP SP Onyango

The Kampala metropolitan Spokesperson Onyango Patrick has said the police has started investigations into the alleged shooting to death of people power supporter Dan Kyeyune by an LDU in Nansana on Tuesday as People power leader Mr Robert Kyagulanyi returned from the burial of Rita Nabukenya in kiboga who was a supporter of the people power movement at about 8 pm.

The deceased, Rita Nabukenya was allegedly knocked down b y a police patrol car in Nkawa on a boda boda while on her way to Buganda road Court for the Hearing of Mr Kyagulanyi’s OTT case along others hearing.

here is part of the statement the police spokesperson shared

The IGP has reached out to the family and also expressed his heartfelt condolence to his father, Kabuye David who is a Police Officer attached to Kasubi Police Station, the immediate family of the deceased, all friends and relatives.  Police has taken care of the burial expenses. May the soul of Dan Kyeyune, rest in Eternal Peace.

He further instructed the Directorate of Criminal Investigations to thoroughly investigate the shooting incident.  A task team has already reconstructed the scene and is reviewing among other things recordings from the CCTV cameras, 999, dispatch and accounts from witnesses.  They have recovered three spent cartridges, a stone, one left sandal from the scene and close to the body.  All the patrollers on duty last night, are being interviewed and their weapons, exhibited for further forensic analysis.

We will definitely identify the culprit(s) behind the murder by shooting, as well as those who were behind the violent and riotous crowds; and ensure they are brought to book.

We pledge to continue to maintain public safety and public confidence by not allowing these instigated incidents of violence to escalate out of control.

SP Onyango Patrick

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