Police in Hoima have shot dead two armed thugs.
The unidentified thugs were shot dead on Monday night in Lusaka Kahoora Division Hoima Municipality.
Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson told Uganda Radio Network that the thugs attempted to rob a mobile money dealer in Lusaka at around 10 pm.
When area residents saw the suspected thugs, they became suspicious and immediately alerted security operatives who rushed in the area and killed them.
Police also recovered a gun the thugs were using at the time they raided the area.
Their bodies have been taken to Hoima Mortuary were they are currently lying.