Police in Mbarara are hunting for assailants said to have killed a local businessman.
The deceased Vicent Kamugisha was a resident of Kakoba division in Mbarara.
According to police spokesperson in the region Ibin Ssenkumbi, Vicent was attacked by thugs last night while asleep at his home, wounded with sharp objects and his hand cut off.
The deceased formerly worked for Barclays Bank Mbarara branch.
Ssenkumbi told Chimpreports that the wife who was with him at the time of attack says about UG Shs 400,000 was robbed by the assailants.
But because she never raised any alarm, police arrested her together with 30 other people to help in investigations.
The body was taken at Mbarara referral hospital for postmortem.