POLICE OFFICER SHOOTS DEAD UPDF SOLDIER IN KASESE
An unidentified Police officer attached to the Field Force Unit at Hima Police Station in Kasese district has shot dead a UPDF soldier under unclear circumstances.
The deceased has been identified as Lance Corporal Johnson Bright, a soldier attached to the 11th UPDF Battalion.
Bright met his death last evening at Maliba Trading Centre in Maliba Sub county Kasese district.
The 35-year old had only just returned to the country a few months back from Somalia, where he has been serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).
Captain Stephen Tumwesigye, the spokesperson 11th UPDF battalion has confirmed the incident, saying investigations are ongoing.