Kotido LCV Chairperson, Ambrose Lotukei has tasked Kitgum police
authorities to account for three juveniles who went missing from police
The children all residents of Rengen Sub County in Kotido district
were arrested on allegations of cattle thefts. The children were discovered missing after 12 other suspects who had been
serving remand at Kitgum Government Prison following an out of court settlement
The group, after reaching home realized that the three juveniles,
who were detained separately at Orom Police Station, were missing.
Lotuke wants the police to search and reunite the children with
their families as soon as possible.
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Information from Police in Kitgum indicates that the boys allegedly
escaped from police custody and their whereabouts have remained unknown since
May 2nd, 2019.
Robert Wanyama, the Officer in Charge Orom Police Station says
they are looking for the juveniles.
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Logole Apalongolepus, the father to the 16-year-old Audoi wants the police in
Kitgum to help find his son.
A case of missing persons has been reported to the UN Human Rights Office in
Kitgum and at Kitgum Central Police Station.