Police shoots five in a land row

Police says they have arrested their own officers who shot and injured five people in violence that erupted as police arrested criminals in Nalutuntu village in Kasanda district.

The shoot out happened last evening as members of the public blocked police from effecting an arrest of suspected of criminals in an operation conducted in the area

Wamala region Police Spokesperson Nobert Ochom says the officers who shot members of the public are attached to Kakungube police post and are now under custody

Ochom notes that the injured are still receiving medication