Police in Kabale district have recovered a gun that was stolen from a local security guard in neighboring Kisoro district, who was murdered and dumped in a stream
The gun, police says was recovered by a local farmer in a tree plantation in Kibikura cell, lower Bugongi ward, Northern division in Kabale district.
Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional Police spokesperson says Police were able to confirm that it was the same gun which was stolen from the SWATT Security guard in Kisoro on the 6th June.
The guard was murdered at his work station (Chuho water pumping station) and the body dumped in a stream.
Maate says the gun was recovered with three rounds of ammunition.
Police believes the criminals could have left Kisoro and come to Kabale and planned to use the gun for robbery people since it was found hidden in the soil.