Police investigates the bombing of former RDC Eric Sakwa’s vehicle

The territorial Police at Kampala Metropolitan is investigating two separate incidents in which unknown individuals hurled petrol bombs to two government vehicles and -separately, to a Police station.

according to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owesigire, the first incident took place on 10th /05 / 2021 at about 7:30 am at Katwe Police station a petro bombo was hurled at the Police station with intentions of causing harm to the officers on duty.

“The two other incidents were reported at the same time, one at Amamu House Parking area along George street behind Central Police station, and another, at Nakulabye, opposite a petrol station. It is alleged that un known thugs hauled liquid contents and later set on fire vehicles registration number UG 0587J-a Pajero, with the fire later spreading to two other cars registration numbers UAY 272Y Land cruiser, and UAL 108J Pajero Silver.” he said

He said In the Nakulabye incident, unknown people threw an explosive that burnt motor vehicle UG 334C Isuzu Pickup white belonging Mr Sakwa former RDC Jinja however the fire was put out by the community members.

“We have embarked on establishing whether this is a pattern of organised crime or it is a campaign that is coordinated to purposely disrupt the swearing in ceremony.Our joint task teams are following up on certain intelligence leads that will help us identify the suspects for arrest and prosecution.” he said

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