Police in Kasangati Town Council, Wakiso district has shot and killed a notorious robber identified as Jamil Muwonge aka South Pole who was part of a criminal gang that has been terrorizing people in and around Kasaganti areas.
According to Patrick Onyangothe Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, the operation which was intelligence led happened at Bulamu village, Kasaganti Town Council, Wakiso district.
uwonge was first shot in the leg as one way to disable him but he tried to attack one of the police officers and he was shot dead by another officer in order to safe his colleague.
Other criminals fled away in the process and police is hunting for them.
“We want to appreciate our officers for confronting the criminals who had become a problem to the residents. The operation to get rid of these criminals is still ongoing and we are calling for cooperation from the public” Onyango noted.