The police are helping in investigation leading to the arrest of a private security guard who before his disappearance shot dead his girlfriend.
Anywar Quinto a male adult who has been a staff of Tiger Security Company in Masaka is said to have picked up his gun yesterday at around midnight before attacking his girlfriend also a staff of another private security organ, Askar Securico.
The deceased has been identified as Jennifer Amoding aged 19.
It is reported that the suspect shot Amoding two bullets in the stomach killing her instantly.
He took off after committing murder.
Investigation so far points to the fact that the two have been having an affair which is suspected to have gone bad thus ending fatally.
Regional Police spokesperson Lameck Kigozi has confirmed the incident saying inquiries into the matter is ongoing.