RUKIGA-Police Probes Mysterious Death Of A 20 Years Old Man

RUKIGA –Police in Rukiga district are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a 20 year old man , a resident of Muhanga Town Council.

The deceased has been identified as Michael Akandinda, a peasant and a resident of Nyamabare cell, Muhanga ward Muhanga town council Rukiga district.

Elly Maate, the spokesperson for Kigezi region police, revealed that Akandinda had gone missing from his home on the 25th of November 2023. His lifeless body was discovered Tuesday in the aforementioned pond by local residents laiter informed the chairperson of Lc1 Nyamabare cell.

Maate further stated that a drowning report was filed at the Muhanga police station. The scene was promptly visited and documented by the Deputy Criminal Investigation Department Officer (D/CID/O) and the team. The body was successfully retrieved and transported for postmortem examination before being handed over to the relatives.

Maate mentioned that Akandinda’s body exhibited no signs of physical injuries but was covered in mud at the time of discovery.