Two held over number plate theft, several discovered

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ASP Luke Owoyesigyire

NEWS– The territorial Police at Kajansi are holding two suspects for theft of number plates from areas of Lweza B, Kitende, Sekiwunga and Bwebajja all in Kajansi Town Council Wakiso District.  

ASP Luke Owoyesigyire, the Kampala Metropolitan area Deputy police spokesperson identified the suspects as Samuel Sebigo 31, a porter and resident of Kawotto cell in Kitende ward, Kajjansi town council Wakiso district and Maseruka Misach 27,  a casual labourer and resident of Lweza B cell/Kawali.

According to the police spokesperson, the duo was arrested during an Intelligence led operation after several complaints from residents on the increasing theft of number plates.

Owoyesigyire revealed that through  further interrogations security has found out that other members of this group are still at large and so the hunt is still on to have all arrested and brought to book.

He narrated that during the operation, the police recovered five number plates which are currently kept at Kajansi Police station.

ASP Owoyesigyire said that police will unearth more details as soon as possible and that the suspects will be arraigned in courts of law as soon as investigations are complete.