Police at Jinja Road are investigating the murder of Kakooza James, 54, a resident of Kamwokya 2 B, Kamwokya Church Zone Central Division Kampala.
ASP Luke Owoyesigyire, Kampala Metropolitan Police deputy spokesperson, said Kakooza was murdered along Centenary Park.
The incident happened Saturday while he was on his usual morning run as he was approaching Yusuf Lule Road along Centenary Park.
It is alleged that two unidentified men moving on a motorcycle hit him with a blunt object on the head and later fled the scene.
“Police were informed about this act of murder and responded immediately. With the help of CCTV cameras both private and public, we shall be able to trace the culprits and bring them to book,” Owoyesigyire said.
He said one person has been arrested to help Police in the ongoing investigation.
The body of the deceased has been conveyed to the city mortuary Mulago.