Police in Kakumiro district are investigating circumstances under which two suspected goat thieves were burnt by mob beyond recognition.

The duo was burnt in Nalyeyo village Kakumiro district.

ASP Allan Hakiza the Albertine Region Police Spokesperson told  our reporters that the two suspects yet to be identified were burnt beyond recognition by angry mob on suspicions of goat theft.

The remains of suspected thieves are at Kakumiro health centre IV. No one has been yet arrested but we are still investigating,” Hakiza noted.

The police spokesperson has asked the public to desist from such acts and report or handover the suspects to the nearest police station.