Crime & Investigation

30 Thieves Netted in Radio West Ekinihiiro

Some of the suspects at Mbarara Police station

Police in Mbarara is holding 32 men who were caught in crime, ed most especially theft during this year’s annual Radio West festival dubbed Ekinihiiro on Saturday in Kakyeka stadium.

Most of the suspects police says were found pick pocketing and snatching women’s bags during the event to mark 17 years of the Vision Group owned radio station.

The group was reportedly targeting mostly people who were leaving the venue going back home at the Transformer in Katete cell in Nyamitanga division, salve Mbarara municipality.

DPC Jaffar Magyezi said that patrols will carry on to recover the items that were stolen and that the arrested will be taken to court and charged.

He said that among the arrested suspects, two were found with knives which they were using in the attacks. .


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