Mbarara Police recovers abandoned pistol


NEWS– The Police at Mbarara Central Police Station have today recovered an abandoned pistol  Number UG IND B025407-03587 with 13 rounds of ammunition.

Rwizi Regional Police Spokesman Samson Kasasira told journalists today that the pistol was recovered along the Mbarara – Kabale road next to the Mbarara University of Science and Technology main gate.

Kasasira said that the Pistol belonged to Ssemugenyi Julius a businessman and resident of Karora cell Rugando subcounty Rwampara district claimed that he was waylaid by unknown assailants last night.

Ssemugenyi allegies that he was driving his vehicle UBB 077Z when unknown assailants way laid, assaulted and robbed him of his pistol.

Kasasira said that inquiries into the matter have been opened and the pistol exhibited at  Mbarara Central Police Station to help in investigations.