By Martha Nakimuli
A young man was shot dead on Thursday by the Environmental Police protecting Nagogye Forest reserve .
The man whose names could not be established by press time ,was shot dead after being found taking timber from the forest reserve.
The Chairperson of Nagogye Sub County in Nakifuma Sub County in Mukono district Aron Waswa Musisi has condemned the brutality of the Police while guarding the forest.
The angry residents responded to the police’s action by attacking the police officials and burning down the homes of the forest officials to ashes .
They condemned the forest officials for taking someone’s life for taking mere timber.