Police Investigates Death of Mbarara University Student

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Alex Rukaari reportedly fell off a balcony at Sabbs Bar Restaurant along Bananuka Drive in Mbararas central business district on Sunday morning. He died in the evening at Mbarara referral Hospital where he had been rushed for treatment.

Police in Mbarara are investigating  circumstances surrounding the death of a student of Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST).

Twenty-five-year-old Alex Rukaari, a son to Robert Rukaari a businessman based in Mbarara, reportedly fell off the balcony at a restaurant.

The deceased was at Sabb's Bar & Restaurant along Bananuka Drive in Mbarara's central business district when he fell on Sunday morning.  He succumbed to his injuries in the evening at Mbarara referral Hospital where he had been rushed for treatment.

Mbarara district police commander Jaffar Magyezi says that police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death, adding that they are not rushing to conclusions.

Unconfirmed reports allege that the deceased was pushed by colleagues before falling off the balcony after developing a disagreement while playing pool.
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