The Executive Secretary of Kigeyo sector, Pontien Nkusi has confirmed that the thief was shot dead last night as he and a gang of others tried to fight policemen who intervened to stop the theft.
“Three people are suspected to have conspired to steal computers last night at Groupe Scolaire Kinihira. They perforated buildings and fought back policemen who went to arrest them. Police arrived on the crime scene at around 1:00am and found the suspects were breaking into the building in which computers are stored. The suspected ring leader warned others and moved forward threatening to stab policemen,” he said.
The body of the dead suspect has been taken to Murunda hospital.