Four arrested with heads of lions in Kanungu
Combined security team have arrested 4 people who are suspected to have poisoned and killed the 6 lions in the Ishasha Sector of the Queen Elizabeth National Park in Kanungu District last Friday.
Kanungu Resident District Commissioner-RDC Hajji Shafque Ssekandi Sengooba says the loins heads were recovered in their compound, tied up in a mango tree in Kyenyabutongo village in Kihihi sub county in Kanungu district.
The 4 were arrested last night after a tip off and the security followed the clues to where the lions heads were hanged up in a tree and recovered them.
Authorities including Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA have embarked on meetings and investigations.