Angry mob in Buhimba Sub county have lynched a 32-year-old man on allegations of stealing a goat.
The suspect has been identified as Christopher Katusiime Tibazeeta a resident of Musaijamukuru-Kyabahunde village in Buhimba sub county Kikuube District.
The incident happened today at 4am morning when residents found out that Katusiime was carrying a bag containing goat meat that he was suspected to have stolen from an unknown resident.
Andrea Byomugabi Chairperson Kitoole LC1 says he was told by Erinewo a resident in the same area that a mob had killed a yet to be identified person around his home suspected to have stolen a goat. He further condemns the act adding that mob justice is not accepted by law.
Mwajib Kasaija councilor Ruhuunga parish requests the youth to work hard and avoid evil acts that may lead them to death.
He requests people to stop mobs but always sends the suspects to police.
By press time, police from Buhimba were already at the scene pending a police report.
Source: Spice FN News