A suspected iron bar hit man is nursing grave injuries after he survived lynched by an angry mob in Kyengera Wakiso district.
He is suspected to have been the one behind the attack on a one Alex Wasswa, a resident of Naluvule in Wakiso District on Sunday morning.
Waswa is currently undergoing treatment at Mulago hospital on the severe injuries he sustained.
Police in Kyengera, using the incident report and intelligence from the community tracked the attackers and the whereabouts of the motorcycle stolen from Waswa.
A police search in the area led to the arrest of 35 year old Yusuf Kawuki and a suspected stolen motorcycle registration number UEP 337Z was recovered.
It has been established from the suspect that stolen motorcycles are always split into spare parts which they sell to unsuspecting dealers in Katwe and Kiseka markets.
Upon arrest, it was also discovered that Kawuki had been arrested last year vide CRB 194/2017 over the same charges of aggravated robbery and murder, given court bail at two million Uganda Shillings and returned to the community.
The suspect has been charged with aggravated robbery vide SD REF.51/12/05/2018 of Wakiso Police Station pending arraignment before court.