In a shocking incident that unfolded today at the Jinja Road Police, an off-duty police officer has been apprehended on allegations of murder by shooting. The tragic incident, which occurred at approximately 5:15 PM, has sent shockwaves through the community and law enforcement agencies.
The accused, identified as Assistant Inspector of Police (AIP) Egwang David, is currently in custody at the Jinja Road Police Division. AIP Egwang David is a member of the Counter Terrorism Tactical Unit stationed at Naguru.
The victim, tragically identified as Corporal (Cpl) Atino Jennifer, was also a dedicated member of the police force, serving with the Very Important Person Protection Unit of Police (VIPPU) assigned to Parliament.
According to preliminary reports, the fatal shooting took place within the confines of the Jinja Road Police Barracks, where the couple had been residing. The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are still under investigation.
While a full motive for the shooting has yet to be confirmed, authorities suspect domestic violence may have played a role in this tragic incident. The police are actively working to uncover more details about the events leading up to the shooting.
Jinja Road Police Division has assured the public that a thorough investigation is underway to ascertain the facts surrounding this unfortunate event. The community is urged to remain patient as the authorities work diligently to uncover the truth behind this deeply distressing incident.
The tragic loss of Corporal Atino Jennifer has left the police force and the community in mourning. Her colleagues and friends remember her as a dedicated officer who served with honor and commitment.
The accused, AIP Egwang David, is expected to face rigorous questioning during the course of the investigation. The police are determined to uncover the events leading up to the shooting and ensure that justice is served.
This is a developing story, and more details will be provided as the investigation progresses. The community’s thoughts and condolences are with the family and loved ones of Corporal Atino Jennifer during this difficult time.