Police is investigating under what circumstances a police officer shot dead one person after allegedly resisting arrest.
DPC Sironko District, Alfred Bagenda has confirmed the death of a one Wodeya Mathew who was shot by police operatives after he resisted arrest as he attempted to cut and harm the police officers on operation.
This incidence compelled and provoked the police to fire three live bullets that instantly killed Matthew in the early hours of today.
The deadly incident occurred in Busita sub county, Kisali Village in Sironko district. It is said that the deceased had been on the run after allegedly defiling a teenager from Kabong District.