On Monday, two police officers from Bakuli Police post were escorted by the complainant Juma Tumuhairwe to effect an arrest of Faizo Sebadduka, who is alleged to have stolen a kiosk he had sold to the complainant in March.
When the officers introduced themselves to the suspect and informed him of the offence.
He was told to go to the post to record a statement which he declined.
Instead, he grabbed the officer’s gun and refused to let it go.
He was later joined by other residents, who aided his escape.
He is currently on the run.
Kampala Metropolitan deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says the case is being investigated on SD/08/12/07/20 at Bakuli Police Post.