Gruesome murderers are said to be of the Asian descent, still under investigation

Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr +

The suspects that murdered a boda-boda rider in Rubaga on Friday are said to be of Asian descent after, their images were captured by the police CCTV cameras.


The territorial police in Old Kampala Divisional Headquarters are actively investigating a gruesome murder of a boda-boda rider, by two unidentified male robbers.

The murderers posed as potential clients to the Boda-boda rider who hired him but on the way one strangled and the other repeatedly hit him with a stone to the head, killing him instantly.

A CCTV video showing a man being strangled

The two immediately after committing the hideous crime, took off after with motorcycle.

The fatal incident happened in the wee hours of the night on Friday last week, at Kakeeka Zone, Rubaga Division, in Kampala district.

Police hurriedly came at the scene and retrieved the body of the deceased, took it to the city mortuary for further post-mortem examination.

According to Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, this was captured on the CCTV cameras of a nearby nursery and primary school and was retrieved by the police who widely circulated for the public to help in the identification of the two male suspects who are said to be of Asian descent.

Mr. Enanga further adds that the cyber forensic experts are still analyzing the CCTV footage for facial recognition and formal identification of the suspects, as well as the registration number plates of the stolen motorcycle to curb the said suspects.