KAMPALA- A security guard attached to Quality Supermarket in Namugongo has shot dead a one Arnold Ainebyona Mugisha the owner of Hickory bar and restaurant in Kololo.
The shooting occurred at around 10: 30 am when Mr Ainebyona came with his two friends at the supermarket to shop, after which, he reversed the car and accidentally drove on the foot of another security guard who was identified as Mr. Amwaze Babu.
This led to an exchange of words between the two guards and the three customers in the parking lot which prompted another security guard to shoot at the deceased.
The culprit was identified as Moses Angoria. On lookers said the culprit hurriedly rushed to the centry box during the verbal exchange, picked his SAR gun and shot Ainebyona through the mouth.
Police says the deceased was shot while still on the steering wheel in the car, he reportedly died as he was being rushed to the Independent hospital in Ntinda.
Police reveal that the guard in question, Angoria has been arrested and the murder weapon has also been recovered.
“Crime scene police have already visited the area and arrested the suspect who was about to be lynched by the mob,” said police.
“The killer’s gun has been recovered. The suspect has been admitted to Mulago for first-aid and the deceased’s body was taken to Mulago hospital mortuary for post-mortem”. read the police statement in part.
However, police has confirmed that investigations surrounding the incident are still in progress.