Woman in Katwe Survives Wrath of Armed Thugs after being Rescued by Police
Police in Katwe and 999 patrollers has on Thursday intercepted a motor vehicle and rescued a woman who had been robbed and tied with a rope by armed thugs.
The incident happened at about 1:14 am at Kitebi Star.
The victim identified as Victoria Nakitende was attacked by the group of criminals who were cruising a vehicle reg no UAR 179L Toyota Celica.
The suspects who are currently detained at Katwe Police Station have been identified as Isaac Massa, Senate George William, and Ashraf Mubiru.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Mouthpiece Luke Owoyesigirye says police officers recovered exhibits a SAR rifle with five rounds of ammunition, ropes, suspected stolen phones, motorcycle keys, and breaking implements.
He says the police are investigating allegations of being in possession of suspected stolen items, kidnap, and disobedience of lawful orders since they were intercepted during curfew time.