A Ugandan lawyer has been shot dead in central Wakiso region, S of capital Kampala.
Police told local media that Ronald Mukisa, 45, was killed on Tuesday night as he was arriving home.
Kampala police deputy spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire said neighbours heard shots as Mr Muskia, who works in the capital city, was parking his car at around 23:00 local time.
An unidentified individual shot at him several times and then quickly fled the scene, escaping on a waiting motorcycle, he said.
Police have asked anyone with relevant information regarding this incident to assist officers in investigations.
It comes at a time the country is witnessing increased gun violence.