Police in Kampala have vowed to seek out and produce to guide what they described as mindless assailants who killed a minor and mutilated her physique.
The physique of the woman, estimated to be six years previous, was stuffed in a bag and dumped close to a sewage canal at Kalungi Bridge in Sembule, Kabowa, Rubaga District, Kampala metropolis.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire mentioned a case of homicide of a feminine minor was registered at Katwe Police Station.
He mentioned the kid had not but been recognized, however components of his physique, together with a leg and an arm, had been reduce off.
“It’s suspected that the grisly homicide of the woman occurred from an unknown location and the physique was later dumped in a sewage canal at Kalung Bridge in Sembule zone,” Owoyesigyire mentioned.
In a press release issued on Sunday, Owoyesigyire mentioned the physique was found early this morning by residents swimming within the water channel and once they investigated additional, they knowledgeable the police.
“Our crime scene investigators arrived on the scene and took the physique out of the bag and it was lacking a leg and an arm,” he mentioned.
It was later taken to Mulago Metropolis Mortuary for autopsy examination.
“Investigations have begun to search out out who’s behind the mindless homicide of this minor,” he mentioned, urging mother and father to be vigilant in stopping their youngsters from roaming round with out grownup supervision.
Native leaders and residents condemned the act.