The police in Greater Masaka have made further strides in the investigations, arrests and recoveries of assets.
On Friday July 31st, 2018 last week, another suspect, Kizza was arrested from Nyendo in Masaka and 10 million shillings recovered from a suspected accomplice in Kyotera, Rakai District.
“We now have 50 million shilling recovered out of over 300 million robbed,” said police spokesman, Emilian Kayima.
Those still at large include the prime suspect: Wakube James alias IMRAN, who hails from Nakifuma, Buikwe District.
The second one is Derrick Jjumba, who hails from Mutukula in Rakai district is a repeat offender, having been recently released from Masaka prison on armed robbery and murder cases.
A motor vehicle and motor cycle used to commit these crimes have also been seized. These are Motor vehicle Reg. No. UAM 730 U, Ipsum Navy blue and Motorcycle Reg No. UEE 345U.
“We are hotly pursuing them. They can only delay the process but will be caught and arraigned in courts of law.”
He added: “We appeal to the members of the public out there who might know their whereabouts to notify the police in confidence so that we find them and arraign them in courts of law.”