Police in Old Kampala have shot dead a suspected rapist as he reportedly resisted arrest and attempted to disarm the arresting officers.
The suspect is alleged to have raped a woman yesterday (Wednesday October 21st) in Lugala, Kampala’s Rubaga Division.
Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson Patrick Onyango says detectives identified the suspect using the CCTV footage from a camera located near the alleged crime scene.
He identifies the deceased as Ali Ambayo, a resident of Lugala and a private security guard at a garage near Kosovo junction.
The body has been taken to the city mortuary at Mulago for a postmortem.