Lynched Kibaale District Engineer Had A mental Case – Police Say
- The lynched KibaaleDistrict Engineer, Gordon Twesiimesuffered a mental problem, police have said. Twesiime, aged 49 was lynched by an angry mob on Thursday after he allegedly hijacked a taxi registration number UBA 096H in Karuguza Town Council in Kibaale district.
- The taxi driver, Joseph Arigumaexplained that Eng. Twesiimeboarded the Kampala bound taxi as a passenger and took the co-driver’s seat. Aliguma explains however, that when he went out to pick a passenger, Twesiime sneaked out of his seat to the steering wheel. He started the vehicle and drove off at a terrible speed, leaving the driver behind.
- This prompted Arigumato alert residents along the route to intercept the vehicle, claiming it had been hijacked. The residents responded by barricading the routes, only to corner the vehicle at Mituju trading Center in Nyamarwa Sub-county.