LDU Man Shoots Self Dead In Agago
A Local Defense Unit (LDU) soldier attached to the 5th division barracks in Labwor-dwong in Agago district on Sunday accidentally shot himself dead while asleep.
The 24-year old soldier identified as Martin Okello, a resident of Toroma village in Wol Sub County, Agago district shot himself dead at around 3:00am.
The Councillor 5 Wol Sub County, Morris Ocan who is also the vice chairperson Agago district says that Okello was rushed to Dr Ambrosoli Memorial hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Major Ceasor Olweny, the UPDF Fourth Division Army Spokesperson confirmed the incident saying it was an accident.