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Two Arrested for Theft of Motorcycles in Lira

The suspects; Okello Bonny and Okidi Jolly Joe, all residents of Ober Kampala Ojwina Division in Lira Municipality, were arrested during a joint security patrol conducted last night.
The suspects in the RDC's office.

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Two suspects have been arrested in Lira for the alleged theft of motorcycles. The suspects; Okello Bonny and Okidi Jolly Joe, all residents of Ober Kampala Ojwina Division in Lira Municipality, were arrested during a joint security patrol conducted last night.  

The two are members of a criminal gang which has been terrorizing people in Lira and other areas like Soroti, Namuwongo in Kampala and parts of Gulu.   Lira Resident District Commissioner Milton Odongo says that the suspects  were found in possession of harmful devices which they use for hurting their victims.    

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Meanwhile, the police are also hunting for several other suspects, involved on robbery and other crimes in the the area around Tekulo Ojwina and Kitgum stage, all within the municipality. Those on the wanted list include Okello Emma and Okello Aaron from Tekulo Ojwina, Otim Obadang from Ober- Kampala, Odongo Emma from Ober, another identified as Dan from Orum Lodge among others.  

The RDC says people should be vigilant because police cannot be everywhere on time. 

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Meanwhile ASP Michael Orech, the former Community Liaison Officer attributed the high crime rates in Lango to drug abuse.   

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