The territorial police at Katwe have Tuesday conducted an operation along Clock Tower areas in a bid to clamp down on criminality.
Asp Luke Owoyesigyire Deputy PRO KMP says that 13 suspected criminals, who target motorists during traffic jam to snatch bags, phones, have been arrested.
Among the suspects, is Ibrah Jemba, a gang leader, who is known for using his rings on the knuckles to knock out his victims and cutting their faces before robbing them.
The suspects are currently detained at Katwe Police Station on allegations of being in possession of suspected narcotic substances and aggravated robbery.
Owoyesigyire says they will be processed and arraigned in courts of law.