Two Senior 4 students shot dead, one injured while sneaking into girl’s school

Two Senior four candidate’s of St Jospeh’s College Layibi in Gulu city were shot dead on Wednesday night by night watchmen guarding Bright Valley Girls School as a group of ten student’s tried sneaking into the girls school.

The Community Liaison Officer-CLO at Gulu Central Police Station, Moses Ogwang, said the boys entered the neighboring girls’ school through the backyard around 9:30 pm and moved towards the school store section but they were spotted by security guards, who opened fire.

It is reported that 10 students candidates jumped fence and sneaked into Bright Valley Girls school from where the night guards opened live bullets on them when they saw them roaming in the girls school compound, thinking they were robbers killing two and injuring one.

The injured student has been transferred to Lacor Hospital for medical observation while three students who were arrested in the compound are currently under police custody.

The deceased have been identified as Okeny Emmanuel and Rubangakene Brian. Authorities are still trying to establish the identity of the remaining four students who took off and returned to their school

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