Charles Wesley Mumbere was late this afternoon charged with one count of murder before the Jinja Chief Magistrate, John Francis Kaggwa.
He was not allowed to plead to the charges. The Court advised him that he was charged with a capital offense only triable by the High Court.
The accused person appeared calm and did not say anything in court.
The state was represented in Court by the Jinja Resident State Attorney, Grace Nabaggala Ntege. Mr. Mumbere was represented by attorney, David Bwambale.
The Court remanded him to Kirinya Prison in Jinja till December 13 when his matter will be mentioned before the same court.