Rwanda National Police in Kigali say they have shot and killed unidentified man who was stealing irish potatoes from a car heading to Kigali via Shyorongi Forest.
Kigali City Police Spokesperson, CIP Marie Goretti Umutesi told local newspapers that they were two thieves yet one managed to run away after seeing police who was on night patrol.
“We had a tip that thieves sometimes lay in wait for cars loaded with potatoes. Police were around on patrol during the incident. She said adding “Two thieves with machetes started tearing a tent covering goods. Police warned them but in vain. One escaped, another shot dead.” She narrated
CIP Umutesi encourages locals to sustain security, reminding them Police and security sisters still are standby.