Police shoot five escaping detainees in Kirehe

By IGIHE
On 28 April 2021 at 12:29

Police in Nyarubuye sector, Kirehe district, Eastern Province have shot five escaping detainees.

The Spokesperson of Rwanda National Police (RNP), John Bosco Kabera has said that detainees were shot after declining to move back.

“We are informed that Police officers were serving washing water to detainees in the morning. As they entered in, some detainees stepped out the detention facility and run away. Police on duty fired five detainees after declining to obey the warning shot,” he said.

It is said that the detainees were held at a RIB station in the area awaiting their cases to be transferred to the Prosecution.


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