Man Arrested In Pader For Illegal Possession of Firearm
Police in Pader district is holding a 25year old man identified as Patrick Otim on allegations of illegal possession of a firearm.
Otim, a resident of Orina parish in Adilang Sub County, Agago district was on Wednesday from Pajule sub county in Pader district.
The gun allocated to Papa battalion in Lacek-Otoo barracks in Agago district went missing on December 9/2019.
Pajule LCIII chairman, Brilliant Tito Okello told Mega FM that Otim was identified by local residents who tipped officials, leading to his arrest.
Denis Kadunga, the Officer in Charge Pajule Police Station said they handed Otim over to Patongo Central Station that very day (Wednesday)