BREAKING NEWS!! Kassanda Police Officer Shoots Himself To Death After Failing To Kill His Boss.

The Kassanda Territorial Police have recorded a tragic incident involving attempted murder and suicide by shooting at Makokoto Police Post in Makokoto Sub County, Kassanda District.

The deceased individual has been identified as No. 1037 PC Kitiyo Alex, a 47-year-old male adult and resident of Makokoto Trading Center. PC Kitiyo was a police officer attached to the Makokoto Police Post in Kassanda District.

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Based on preliminary information, on May 24th, 2023, at approximately 5:00 am, PC Kitiyo allegedly woke up and fired several shots into the room of his superior officer, Inspector of Police John Kakooza, without uttering any words.

Following the incident, PC Kitiyo returned to his own room, sat on his bed, and subsequently took his own life.

Regional Police Spokesperson Racheal Kawala confirmed the incident.

“Our task team has visited and thoroughly documented the scene of the crime. We are currently in the process of obtaining relevant statements to aid in the ongoing investigation,” Kawala said in a statement Wednesday.

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