The Police in Jinja Road have carried out an Intelligence-led operation and arrested 12 suspects in the areas of Pepsi cola village, Gabiro, the Industrial area and the central division.
According to SSP Patrick Onyango the PRO KMP, the 12 suspects were arrested while smoking opium.
The officers also recovered exhibits including; dried Marijuana, Fresh marijuana which were also uprooted.
The suspects were charged with being in possession of narcotic drugs and common nuisance and detained at Jinja Road police station for safe custody.
The suspects include; Oyebi Godfrey, Bale Vincent, Butai Christopher, Luwaga Fred, Yiga Andrew and Kosam Godfrey.
The other suspects are Ssemaka Daniel, Kyambade Michael, Kayo Arafat, Lukabwe Edirisa, Onzima Bosco and Kalema Medard.
Onyango says the operations shall continue in these areas to enhance the spirit of neighbourhood watch.