Police at Kampala central police station is holding three people including a security guard for shooting dead two people at Juba hotel Arua Park mall this morning.
Luke Owoyesigire the Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson says Mohammed Abdullah 30 and Ibrahim Bhakit who were residing in room no. 01 on the fourth floor of Juba hotel were attacked and killed two gunmen.
It is alleged that Abdalla Mohammed was killed on spot while Bhakit was fatally injured and rushed to hospital where he was announced dead on arrival.
Owoyesigire adds that police with the help of the community managed to apprehend three suspects,
The suspects include Innocent Gumisiriza 32 a staff of Top Security offices Ntinda, Nelson Oribitunga 28 and Ronald Murengyera Burundian National.
“We were also able to recover a pistol which was having 7 rounds of ammunition with reg. No UG PSOT1102-06A011. The pistol has however identified to be belonging to Saracen and was attached to Oribitunga “Owoyesigire says.
He adds that police is yet to establish how much money is missing while bodies have been taken to Mulago for postmortem.
Suspects have charged with Aggravated robbery and murder on SD/02/15/08/18 of Central Police station Kampala.