The Territorial Police in Ntungamo in close coordination with Directorate of Crime Intelligence arrested Rukundo Sam, a 26 year old, male adult, and the most notorious member of the criminal gang that was actively involved in acts of kidnap, aggravated robberies and murders in Ntungamo and other districts.
His arrest, which occurred from his hideout in industrial area, brings to a total complete the gang members that posed grave danger to communities for almost one year.
His other accomplices arrested earlier and charged to court include; Kalenzi Rogers, Nuwagaba Obadiah, Bahati Fred, Mbogo Brian, Tumwine Augustine and Sam Nkurunzinza.
They participated in 17 armed robberies using 4 guns and 3 motorcycles in their operation from August, 2019 to- date.
These include; 5 in Ntungamo, 2 in Kiboga, 01 in Bulaga, 01 in Kyengera, 01 in Matugga, 01 in Bulenga, 01 in Wakaliga, 01 in Kasangati, 01 in Kibibi,01 in Kitemu, Masaka road, 01 in Mbale and 01 in Lyantonde.