A school headteacher in Mukono District has been shot by a Local Defense Unit (LDU) Officers, police have said.
Eric Mutasiga who is admitted at Mulago Hospital in Kampala is the Headteacher of Merry Time Primary School in Mukono District.
According to Kampala Metropolitan Area spokesperson Luke Oweyisigire, Mutasiga shot at in Wantoni during a scuffle that ensued as he attempted to shield a suspect from being arrested.
Oweyesigyire said Mutasiga was shot in the thigh and that his receiving treatment at Mulago Hospital.
He becomes the 3rd civilian to be shot at by an LDU officer in less than a week.