Police in Kyenjojo is investigating the shooting and wounding of people by a security personnel.
This happened during a joint patrol in Kyarusozi trading center where a retired Sgt, Kamara Godfrey aged 50 years attacked a police officer at Mitooma village and attempted to disarm him.
The officer released two bullets which injured Kamara Godfrey in the chest and Ninsiima Briton a 15 year old girl.
Rwenzori West region police spokesperson Vincent Twesigye said the victims were rushed to Kyenjojo Health Centre IV for treatment, from where the girl was referred to Buhinga regional referral hospital.
He said that the retired Sgt Kamara Godfrey was identified to be a psychiatric patient but investigations are still underway.