NEWS– Smiles are all over the faces of the residents in Kawempe following the arrest of suspected thugs who have been terrosing their area.
According to ASP Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan area Deputy police spokesperson, the 17 suspected thugs who have been allegedly terrosing Kawempe were on Wednesday 12th January 2022 cracked down by Kawempe police in their efforts to clean the city of thugs.
The spokesperson revealed that suspects dubbed “Kasolo boys” were arrested from Jinja Kaloli area.
ASP Owoyesigyire stressed that upon the suspects’ arrest they were found bound a taxi Toyota hiace registration UBK 813F.
It is alleged that the group uses the vehicle to deploy thugs in different areas with a motive of robbing from locals and then pick them up after their robbery missions.
Upon getting this information, Police intercepted the vehicle and suspects were arrested.
However the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy police spokesperson didn’t reveal the details of the arrested suspects.