According to the 2018 Police crime report, mob justice cases recorded were 636 and 656 people died
Mugyenyi Fideri Alias Kadogo of Maziba sub-county was found stealing beans before he was apprehended and killed.
The lawyer who was beaten up by a mob after being mistaken for a phone thief in Mutungo last week succumbed to his injuries on Friday at Case Clinic.
"He would easily fool you for someone less intelligent until he slowly unpeels your case or shreds your witness to pieces through the most lethal cross-examination."...
Police say Ssebunya, Mugobansonga and three other residents, led a mob, which lynched Peter Lutalo, 23, after they arrested him with stolen items.
The deceased was identified as Emmanuel Mftimukiza, a resident of Kisoro hospital village, in Kisoro Municipality.
Samson Kasasira, the Rwizi region Police spokesperson confirmed the incident. However, he noted that they have not yet identified the victims because their...
They were confronted by the locals who had gathered at the Sunday market after suspecting them to be child kidnappers
"We have arrested two people over the lynching. One of the two is a family member (of the girl) and the other is a neighbour."
An irate group of residents wielding clubs, machetes and bricks are determined to finish off the suspect. But Police is called in just in time.
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