Man Held Over Death of His Worker

Kanungu Police are holding a farmer in Nyarugunda village Kambuga Sub County in connection with the death of his casual laborer. 

Levi Musinguzi is wanted over the death of Charles Tukamuhabwa, a casual laborer on his farm.

Tukamuhabwa reportedly went missing from Musinguzi’s home on January 1, 2015 prompting police and residents to search for his whereabouts. Ely Maate, the Kigezi regional Police spokesperson says that the deceased’s body was found about 2 Kilometers from Musinguzi’s home on January 3rd.

According to Maate, they are holding Musinguzi to verify some of the claims raised by residents in connection to the murder of the deceased. Maate says that they have received information that Tukamuhabwa got misunderstanding with this boss over his payment during the festive period.

He says Tukamuhabwa’s body was found with machete wounds, indicating that he could have been hacked to death. The suspect is currently being held at Kihihi Police station.