The Territorial Police in Soroti, has put up a serious manhunt for a traditional healer/herbalist identified as Opolot Simon, who was hired from Kapelebyong district, to perform rituals that could help in the recovery of a bull that had been stolen from Emoru Joseph, a 60-year-old peasant of Agaya village, Agirigiroi parish in Soroti district. 

During the ritualistic performance, the two biological sons of the complainant were affected, became unconscious and died at the scene.

As a result, the traditional healer, duped the relatives, that he was going to look for a herb, that would help the two victims, Etonu Michael and Okello Levis aged 30 and 40 respectively, to regain consciousness.

He however, disappeared and when he was contacted on his phone 0779-677513, he extorted an additional 2m shillings, which was mobilised and sent to him, and went into hiding.

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