Pro-Baguma Police Officers Storm Court Ahead Of Hearing
Police officers on Thursday morning stormed Buganda Road Magistrates court where former Central Police Station (CSP) commander Aaron Baguma is expected to appear for mention of his case.
A photo has surfaced on social media showing the officers and other purported supporters of Baguma in court waiting for his appearence.
Baguma was on Tuesday charged with murder of city business woman and remanded to Kigo government prison.
He appeared before Grade One Magistrate Joan Aciro who charged him with murder, aggravated robbery and kidnap with intent to kill.
He was barred from pleading to these aggravated offences which are only triable by the High Court.
His lawyer Abraham Mpumwire asked court that due to security reasons, Baguma be remanded to Kigo government prison instead of Luzira prison where his 8 co-accused are held, a request that the state prosecutor Peter Mugisha did not objected to.
Baguma is jointly charged with 8 others including the Pine Car Bond proprietor Muhammad Ssebufu with the murder of a city businesswoman Donah Betty Katushabe over a Shs9 million debt.