Four netted in a gun business

Four netted in a gun business

Police in Sembabule district have today afternoon arrested four people while trying to buy a gun from a retired police officer.

The four identified as Ephraim Kabazamu from Lwebitakuli and another one commonly known as Slim of the same village and two others yet to be identified were picked from Matete town council in an operation commanded by the district police boss Cosmos Edatu.

Sources say the suspects approached one Sirage a former police officer to sell them a gun who later informed police.

Speaking to Mbabule fm on a phone interview Edatu confirmed the arrest, but declined to reveal any details due to the sensitivity of the case.

They are currently detained at Sembabule district police headquarters.