ISHAKA AIRTEL ROBBERY WAS PLANNED BY POLICE CONSTABLE—PRO
By Wilber Muhwezi Kasibante
Ishaka Airtel robbery on Monday night was master minded by a special police constable attached to Ishaka police station. This is according to the Greater Bushenyi regional police spokesperson Martial Tumusiime.
SP Martial named the SPC as Deus Tumusiime No. Bus 003 SPC. He added that Tmusiime is on the run but his vehicle registration number UAN 294C was arrested.
SPC DEUS TUMUSIIME’S VEHICLE THAT HE ABANDONED AT THE ROBBERY SCENE
Martial added SPC Deus first kidnapped a female staff of airtel, raped her in vehicle and took away keys from her.
He also named other suspects in police custody as Jonan Kamwesiga from Nyakabirizi town in Bushenyi Ishaka municipality, Ms Jeniva Kobusingye from Nyarugote in Nyabubare sub-county in Bushenyi district, James Tugume from Kashenshero in mitooma district and Muzamiru Mwesigwa.
He added that police are still hunting for others who were in the racket. He said that the thieves wanted to steal 118 million that was in the shop at the time.
SP- Martial noted the above suspects and others at large have been charged with three counts of kidnap, Rape and aggravated Robbery.
He revealed that the chief planner of the robbery SPC Deus Tumusiime still on the run has been a top criminal at times masquerading as a witch doctor.
He said that police have got information of where he is hiding and soon will be arrested together with others. Police managed to foil the robbery and 118 million belonging to airtel telecome company was saved.
ANOTHER VEHICLE THAT WAS BEING DRIVEN BY THE ROBBERS ON MONDAY
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