Police arrests 7 in Ndeeba for threatening violence against police officers

Posted: 2021-01-05T09:22:37Z Read: 775 times
Police arrests 7 in Ndeeba for threatening violence against police officers

The Police at Ndeeba station have arrested one Hamza Opio a resident of Ndeeba in Central Zone iand six other people in connection with cases of defacing of Campaingn posters, threatening violence, assault and arson.  


Luke Owoyesigyire the Deputy Police spokesperson for Kampala Metropolitan area  says that on the 23rd/12/2020 at around 8am in Ndeeba, a scuffle in Central Zone, Ndeeba Parish ensued and Police officers responded to the scene and arrested Hamuza.


He noted that they have since established that Hamza was involved in the 18th and 19th November riots. 


Police is also arrested six Hamza's colleagues identified as; Usama Matovu, Kinene Kiiza Andrew, Mayambala Francis, Sesazi Paul, Semata Asuman and Deno Alex have on allegations of threatening police officers. 


According to Owoyesigyire, the six have been trailing officers with the aim of identifying their homes with intent to harm them .  


He noted that their case file has been forwarded to the State Attorney for perusal and probable sanctioning.