Police in Kassanda district have this morning commenced investigations into the shooting of a local artist Wabuyu Gilson, aka Gravity Omutujju last night.
Speaking to the media this morning, Norbert Ochom, the Wamala Regional Police Spokesperson confirmed the incident, saying that “Police is investigating a case of attempted murder by shooting to the prejudice of Wabuyu Gilson aged 25 years old.”
Ochom has disclosed to our desk that the shooting happened at LK Petrol Station in Bukuya sub county, Kassanda district.
“Its alleged that the singer was heading to Lwebitute trading center for a show and made a stop over at the fuel station waiting to be led to the venue after fueling, before a security guard only identified as Muhebwa Amos fired at his crew.
He added that the motive of the shooting is yet to be established, but the victim sustained injuries around the stomach and was rushed to blue star clinic in Bukuya for first aid in a stable condition.
He, however revealed to this website that three suspects have been arrested in connection to the shooting and the riffle has been recovered.
“The scene has been cordoned and inquiries at hand on file KSD/CRB/111/2019,” said Ochom