The police in Mubende have arrested five people in an intelligence-led operation held on 28th/07/2022 in the areas of Kibaati village, Kasana ward, East division, Mubende Municipality in Mubende district.
The suspects whose names have been withheld in order not to jeopardize investigations have, allegedly been participating in a series of robberies reported in the area.
Asp Racheal Kawala the PRO Wamala region says that upon searching the suspects’ residence, police officers recovered several house-breaking implements, a toy gun and two pairs of army uniforms which have all been exhibited.
The five have been charged with being in possession of government stores, suspected stolen property and breaking implements.
Kawala adds that the group had pending charges of aggravated robberies that had earlier been reported against them.
She noted that their operations continue as investigations into the matter are also still ongoing.