Police has revealed that the student killed at Makerere University during guild campaigns last week was stabbed with a bottle.
Betungura Bewatte (27) was a law student at Uganda Christian University (UCU) who had gone to campaign for a friend at Makerere University on Thursday, July 15.
Addressing the press, police spokesperson Fred Enanga said, “Facts gathered indicate that the victim was fatally wounded by a blow from a broken glass bottle which caused the sharp force injury on the right side of the neck.”
He said that Bewatte was attacked at Nsibirwa hall junction. The victim tried to rush to the washroom to clean himself but bled profusely forcing colleagues to rush him to the university hospital where he was pronounced dead.
“Now our joint task team comprising of teams from CID, Crime Intelligence, Kampala Metropolitan Police, CMI and ISO continue to investigate this incident.