Police kill gunman after he shot dead a private guard

Kampala police is investigating the killing of a private security guard attached to Premium Security Company at Sals Hotel along Ntinda – Kiwatule road in Nakawa division.

The suspect, who was later gunned down, had grabbed the gun from another police officer.

Kampala Metropolitan Deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire told Radio One that the private guard is identified as Silas Tumwesigye.

He was killed near Uganda Business and Technical Examination offices, at Ntinda Kyambogo, but after.

The suspect, yet to be identified, reportedly fled the scene while shooting in the air, but the police found him and shot him dead.

The gun that he was using that was recovered was robbed from Corporal Ulia Bongo who is still admitted from Mulago hospital after stubbing him.