KAMPALA – Police are hunting for a man who hacked three children to death on Tuesday, 30 June 2020 at around 10am in Kagarama Village, Butemba Town Council in Kyankwanzi District.
Armed with a machete, the suspect identified as Emmanuel attacked the home of Alfred Mushabe and hacked to death four-year-old Tayebwa Joel.
According to police, the suspect is said to have proceeded to another home of workers at a maize plantation and threatened to cut the women whom he found working at the plantation.
Unfortunately as the women ran away, Emmanuel chopped two more kids, namely Nakisindi Nora, aged 3years, and Ninsiima Joel, aged 9 months.
“As the survivors were making an alarm the killer disappeared into a big maize plantation where police and the community are vigorously pursuing him,” police said in a statement.