One Dead, Two Injured In Ntoroko Grenade Explosion

One person has died instantly and two others severely injured in a Grenade explosion in Ntoroko District.

The incident occurred on Sunday afternoon at Kajweka Village, diagnosis Katanga Parish in Rwangara Sub County Ntoroko District.

The DPC Ntoroko Otim Bosco Olulu identified the deceased as Musabe Agaba, aged 22. The injured are Ahebwa Agaba aged 16 and one Murungi 12, all residents in Kajweka village.

According to the DPC, the trio moved from their home area and went to graze their cattle within the neighborhood.

He said they later resided in a house of one Corporal Tumusiime Eric who is currently serving in Jinja District without his knowledge.

DPC Otim said that the three  discovered a grenade in the house and started playing with it.

He said the grenade later exploded killing one on spot and leaving the other two with severe wounds.

He said Murungi and Ahebwa survived with broken hands while Musabe Agabawho was carrying the grenade died on spot.

The injured were taken to Fort Portal Regional Referral Hospital and admitted in critical condition.


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