Four people have since been arrested and detained at Entebbe police station in connection to the Friday incident where a 70year-old Germany national Rudel Friedrich Werner was found murdered at his home in Kitala, Katabi town council, Wakiso district. Luke Owoyesigire the Kampala metropolitan deputy police spokesperson intimated that among the arrested persons include, the deceased’s ex wife a one Atwine, maid and two males who have been close to the deceased.
Rudel who hails from the Germany town of Gunzenhausen, was found dead in his bedroom on Friday evening. The European who had a house in areas of Kitala along Entebbe road, is believed to have been strangled from a balcony of his house before the body was dragged to his bedroom.
According to the area chairperson Godfrey Mugerwa commonly known as London, authorities were tipped off by the deceased’s neigbour only identified as Lt. Bwambale. “The deceased is said to have been a loud fellow, always calling out his dog. So, when the neigbour spent a whole day without hearing any sound from the house, he notified us,” narrated chairperson Mugerwa.
The Germany national is reported to have been staying with his dog and a maid after he separated with his wife, 8months ago. The couple had sired a son who is now 3years old. Investigations into the murder vide Ebb CRB 335/2020 have commenced. The suspects are yet to record statements at Entebbe police station.