By Aggrey Twesigye/ Libino Byamukama
Police in Mbarara are holding a one private Allan Turyasiima aged 25 years a UPDF soldier attached to 1st Battalion commando Bridgade who was found in possession of a stolen motorcycle registration number UFL459R in Ntungamo District at Single Line Lodges.
The motorcycle was stolen in Mbarara city from a boda boda rider Gilbert Atukwatse 22years a resident of Kibangire cell,Lyamiyonga Parish , Mwizi sub county Rwampara District who was brutally murdered in Rwentondo cell , Kakoba ward , Mbarara City south on the fateful morning of 22nd. Sept.2022.
According to ASP Samson Kasasira the Rwizi Police mouthpiece the suspect is behind Coolers at Mbarara central police station to help Police with investigations and the arrest of other Suspects still at Large.
Christopher Byaruhanga the outgoing Vice Chairman Mbarara City boda boda riders association commended police efforts to arrest the perpetrators behind the brutal murder of their colleague and called for justice.
He added that police should ensure regular patrols in the outskirts of the city at night to safeguard boda boda riders from criminals targeting them.