By our reporter
Masindi resident state attorney Charles Bwiiso has been arrested for soliciting and receiving a bribe of Ugx 1.5million shillings from persons to close a file in a case of defilement.
The news of his arrest was first reported by anti-corruption unit on their twitter handle Anti Corruption Unit – State House Uganda @AntiGraft_
He was arrested in a joint intervention today by state house anti-corruption unit Police after he was caught red-handed with a deposit of 1.5 million shillings he had just received from suspect’s family.
It is alleged the state attorney had demanded for 3 million shillings but the family could raise only 1.5 million shillings which they delivered to him after tipping off the state house anti-corruption unit.
Anti-corruption unit is currently headed by Brig. Henry Isoke who replaced Col Edith Nakalema.
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