Convict shot dead as he escapes from prison

By Robert Ssegawa
A prisoner has been shot dead as he attempted to escape from  Tirinyi government prison  in Kibuuku district .
Bukedea region police spokesperson Sowali Kamulya identified the deceased as  23 year old Bruhan Mukoda.

He says the prison warder on duty tried to stop the inmate several times by shooting in air, but when he refused to stop he shot him in the  thigh.

He was  later rushed to Kibuku health  center IV  where he was pronounced dead.

Kamulya adds that prison warder Ceaser Achola has been arrested by police to help in investigation