By Emmanuel Omona
A 35 year old woman, Jacinta Lapolo has been detained by Police in Nwoya District after she allegedly mobilized youth to cause destruction and injure some residents in Koch Goma sub County.
It is alleged that Lapolo mobilized the youth for an attack over a land dispute.
The police in Nwoya said that 3 people were seriously injured and are nursing wounds at Gulu Regional Referral Hospital.
Patrick Jimmy Okema, the police spokesperson for Aswa region confirmed the incident and identified the injured as James Okot, Aidah Alanyo and one only identified as Anywar.
“They have deep cuts all over their bodies and it looks like they were cut with sharp objects”, Okema explained.
He said that the police are investigating the cause of the vice in Nwoya.
“Their files are in Anaka where their statements have been recorded and we are investigating the matter”, Okema added.