Two Killed in Arua

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Josephine Angucia, the North Western Region Police Spokesperson, says they have failed to identify the body, which is awaiting postmortem at Arua Regional Referral Hospital.

Arua Police are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of two people, one on Sunday and another on Monday. Both victims haven't been identified.

 
On Monday, police recovered the body of an unidentified girl under a mango tree in Gilamite village in Adumi Sub County in Arua district. She is believed to have been killed before her body was dumped under the mango tree. 
 
 
This morning, Police also recovered the body of a 30- year-old man suspected to have been strangled to death at Ediofe trading center in Pajulu Sub County on Monday night by unknown people.
 
 
His body was found in the trench by the roadside. Josephine Angucia, the North Western Region Police Spokesperson, says they have failed to identify the body, which is awaiting postmortem at Arua Regional Referral Hospital.  

 
She says the girl's body was picked up by her relatives for burial before it could be identified and a postmortem conducted. Angucia says they are holding one suspect in connection with the girl's death.