Iron Bar Hitmen Invade Kabale

1958 Views Kabale, Western Region, Uganda

In short
The hit men disguise as passengers and use chloroform on their victims whom they leave unconscious and sometimes with injuries.

BodaBoda Cyclists in Kabale district are living in fear following an invasion by a group of Iron bar Hit Men. They in most cases attack cyclists and take off with their motorcycles.

The hit men disguise as passengers and use chloroform on their victims whom they leave unconscious and sometimes with injuries.

By the time of filing this story, a total of three cyclists were already battling for their lives at Kabale regional referral hospital after being dosed with chloroform and their Motorcycles robbed.

One of the victims is from Kabale University stage, another from Katuna road Junction while the third one is from Kadio Motel stage.

Bosco Arop, the Kabale district police commander confirms the incidences and adds that the police has mounted a search for the thugs.

Arop asks locals to be extra vigilant while dealing with people who are unknown to them.

//cue in".. Three Victims are in//

Cue out;....and bring them to book//.

 

About the author

Anthony Kushaba
For Anthony Kushaba, journalism is not just a job; it is a calling. Kushaba believes journalism is one of the few platforms where the views of the oppressed and margainalised can be heard. This is what his journalism aims to do: bring to light untold stories.

Kushaba is the Mbarara region URN bureau chief. Mitooma, Ntungamo, Bushenyi, Sheema, Isingiro, and Kiruhura districts fall under his docket. Kushaba has been a URN staff member since 2012.

Kushaba is a journalism graduate from Uganda Christian University Study Centre at Bishop Barham College in Kabale. Before joining URN, Kushaba worked with Voice of Kigezi (2008), Bushenyi FM (2010) and later on to Voice of Muhabura.

Kushaba's journalism interests centre on conflict, peace and electoral reporting. Kushaba occasionally writes on tourism, health, religion and education. He describes himself as highly driven and will pursue a tip until it yields a story.