Crime & Investigation

Man Posses As UPDF Colonel, Robs Car At Gunpoint


unhealthy geneva; font-size: small; line-height: 150%;”>”We received a complaint from the management of the construction company, ed under Madhvani, about the disappearance of their vehicle; so we mounted a search and managed to recover it at Mpondwe border post en-route to Congo,” said Apollo Kateeba, the Jinja District Police Commander.

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He adds of late Police have learnt that most vehicles stolen from Uganda have a ready market in neighbouring Congo and South Sudan and these mainly go through Arua.

The particular vehicle was picked from Mbarara after the driver was put at gunpoint as he drove to Kasese.

Apollo also revealed that Kagoro, who was cornered on Tuesday, is among the suspected serial robbers who have been terrorizing people in areas of Nalufenya, Mafubira, Walukuba, Masese and Bugembe areas in Jinja district masquerading as a military officers.

Kagoro is currently being detained at Jinja Central Police Station awaiting charges of impersonation and armed robbery.


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