By Prossy Namiiro
Police night patrol in Nansana has arrested five people along Kibuloka-Naluma road in Nabweru South II, Nansana Police division.
At about 4am on Tuesday, May 5, 17th. The patrol team saw four people and moved in to make arrests. One of the four people managed to get away, and only three were arrested.
Assistant Police Spokesperson in the Metropolitan Area, Luke Oweyesigire says the officers recovered housebreaking implements upon body search of the three suspects.
“The continuous patrol in the area led police to a vehicle that seemed abandoned. The officers approached the car and found two occupants who were asked to disembark, but they tried to resist by igniting the car.” He said
The Police officers cautioned them of the repercussions of resisting and later opened the car and were also arrested.
Police later conducted a search at their different homes and suspected stolen items, housebreaking implements and a head sock mask have been recovered.
“We have established that the vehicle recovered UBJ 207 Z SIENTA grey in color in the Dark spot of Kibuloka is used by the thugs to carry away what is stolen during the robbery . It is currently parked at Nabweru Police station while efforts are underway to have the five suspects processed and taken to courts of law.” He added
Police has also revealed that night operations are still ongoing with the aiming of deterring crime and arresting criminals in the policing area of Nansana.