Police Flying Squad Unit Recovers Stolen Gun in Amuru
Police Flying Squad Unit on Monday recovered an AK 47 gun with 12 rounds of ammunition from a man identified as Onencan Charles Fred, aged 30, a resident of Lagwen village in Lamogi sub county, Amuru district.
The gun registration number UG-POL-27828 was recovered following an intelligent reports from community vigilantes.
Okema Patrick Jimmy, the Aswa River Region police spokesperson confirmed the report, adding that the suspect is now in police custody.
According to Okema, Onencan revealed the whereabouts of the firearm while being interrogated for assaulting Corporal Walter Oling.
Okema explains that the gun was stolen from an officer who was guarding the National Drug Authority offices in Hoima district.