Armed assailants hijack Ambulance , rob occupants - Whisper Eye

Armed assailants hijack Ambulance , rob occupants

Uganda police has embarked on investigations in Isingiro District when a medic ambulance was hijacked and it’s occupants robbed of money and other valuables .

According to our sources this incident happened on 12th-May-2019 Sunday evening.

The driver Mr Amos Tukasingura police statement , (4) four armed assailants with Ak47 rifle, spears and machetes intercepted him around Kabingo Town Council at around 11:40 pm and pulled him out of the ambulance and they took control of it.

The ambulance which was donated to Isingiro South area by Mp Alex Byarugaba was returning from Mbarara Regional Referral hospital where it had transported a pregnant woman in labour pains.

According to police statement ugx shs 300,000 , mobile phones and shoes were robbed by the armed men as they forced Mr Amos and other occupants to lie under their seats .

They abandoned them at Booma, Mbarara town according to Samson Kasasira the Rwizi Region police mouth piece.

Uganda is experiencing unbearable crimes despite security deploying local defence units across the country .

Last night a young student at Nkozi University was shot dead by unknown assailants in Lugujja driving in a Toyota Wish after they had robbed a near by residence.

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