A Policeman in Bukedea district in Eastern Uganda has been detained after he shot and killed a 17-year old boy.
Constable Charles Okurut was detained on Thursday morning after he shot and killed Patrick Otimong, a resident of Ajesa village,Akero parish in Bukedea sub-county.
Otimong has been a student at Sironko Parent’s SS.
The shooting happened after police deployed to disperse revelers who had gathered at Kanyipa village in Kolir Sub county where relatives were holding the last funeral rites for late Michael Ejiet.
The Kanyipa LC1 Mr Simon Okorojong has also been arrested to help in police investigations.