On July 6th Kayongo lost his pistol to a group of thugs that disguised as soldiers of Special Forces Command-SFC. They claimed that they were an advance team deployed ahead of President Musevenis visit to Kyotera district.
Joseph Ssentongo, attached to Rakai Police Station, had locked the gun inside his house and went to fetch water. However unknown people broke into Ssentongos house and took his rifle-No.563000795 with its magazine containing 35 rounds of ammunition.
Bob Kagarura, the East Rwenzori Regional Police Commander, says the gun was found with nine rounds of live ammunition. He told journalists at the East Rwenzori Regional Police headquarters on Monday that the gun was still in good working condition.
Police in Sembabule has arrested 3 people and recovered a gun with 17 rounds of ammunition in an operation. The suspects in police custody have been identified as a 60 year old Arajabu Nabakooza, her son Muhammad Mulengera and Mulengera\'s friend who has refused to record a statement since the arrest. Mulengera and his mother are residents of Kyera Village, Lubale Parish, Lwemiyaga Sub County in Sembabule district.
Police in Mubende have recovered a gun that had been stolen from the NFA-Kaweeri police post, last night.The AK 47 gun was recovered in an operation, which was mounted by the police and other security agents after the gun went missing.
Police in Mityana have recovered a gun from the headquarters of the Mityana Catholic diocese. The SR riffle according to the police, was hidden by a private security guard, who had been deployed to guard at the diocesan headquarters on Sunday.