The Ugandan Police has arrested 13 notorious suspects who are accused of masterminding and carrying out several violent attacks on pedestrians in Kampala.
The arrest follows intensified operations by the Flying Squad Unit
The arrested include two suspects, who formed part of the gang that attacked Mr. DAWIT KASA, an Ethiopian Diplomatic, along Prince Charles Avenue – Kololo on the 25.02.2022.
The arrested suspects include Bakata Abdulraman aka Pancho, Segirinya Gordon, Mugerwa Abdullar aka Musilamu, Wanada Augustine aka Zewu, Nsubuga Emmanuel, Mukasa Michael aka Layiti, Mukasa Emmanuel, Muwada Ivan, Bukyeire Joseph, Tomusange Derrick, Sonko Ashraf, Mwamadi Kintu and Nsubuga Huudu. The suspects are highly linked to the violent attacks and robberies of innocent victims in Kololo, City Centre especially on William and Wilson street, Industrial area, Kabalagala, Kawempe, Kisenyi, Nansana, Namirembe road, Luzira, Bugolobi, Kireka and Jinja city.
An assortment of exhibits were recovered in their respective places of abode and other hideouts. These include mobile phones, laptops and other electronic gadgets. Also recovered are jackets and overcoats that were used by Pancho and Segirinya in the recent attack in Kololo. All the 7 motorcycles used in the robberies, have been identified and blacklisted.