Police in Kitgum district is holding a teenager for murdering a colleague during a fight over alcohol in Orom Sub county.
The suspect only identified as Patrick aged 18, who is a resident of Leng village in Orom Sub County, is accused of using a big stone to hit Benjamin Rwavira aged 43 several times on the head killing him on the spot on Monday.
The deceased is a resident of Sikube village in Masindi district.
Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police spokesperson said the case was reported under CRB 773/2019 and police detectives have visited the scene of crime.
Okema said investigation is still ongoing adding that the suspect will be charged with murder.