Sons kills father over land in Pallisa District

By Mudangha Kolyanga.

Police in Pallisa District have arrested three brothers on allegations of killing their father over a land dispute.

The suspects, all residents of Kagoli parish in Pallisa sub county reportedly conspired and murdered 60 year old Dama Kalisa, on Monday night and dumped his body in Amusiat swamp.

The community liaison officer Calvin Opule has confirmed the incident.

Opule, said the preliminary investigations indicate that the deceased and his children had had a long standing dispute over a piece of land.

The deceased’s body has been taken to Pallisa hospital for post-mortem before police handed it over to the relatives for burial.