Nansana -Five armed robbers have this afternoon attacked Cheap General Hardware in Nansana and killed three people on the spot and took off with at least Shs 200 million.
According to an eye witnesses, the robbers arrived on motorbikes and shot the manager on spot before going ahead to shoot randomly and killed one other civilian on the spot leaving several others with life threatening injuries.
According to the statements from the onlookers the robbers later escaped on their bikes with huge sums of money and none of them was captured.
“I was having lunch in a near by restaurant when the five armed robbers on motor bikes arrived in broad day light and attempted to rob the store (Cheap General Hardware). The store’s manager was shot on the spot. They proceeded to randomly shot at whoever was nearby to cause chaos and confusion. So far three people have been confirmed dead and several injured,” eye witness told this website.
“It took police an hour to arrive yet the Police post is just a few meters away,” one local source narrates
Locals say that Police responded almost after an hour despite the Nansana Police Post being about forty metres away from the scene.
The manager has been identified as George Mutebe.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango confirmed the attack and said that they have dispatched police detectives to follow up on the matter.
Police has sealed off the place and investigation are underwayAdd your comments: Download Our News App Here