Kisoro RDC’s driver, escort arrested for armed robbery

Written by on September 2, 2021

Kisoro Resident District Commissioner’s driver and an escort are in trouble over armed robberies they allegedly staged. 

Ronald Mwesigye, the driver and Gerard Loki, an escort and a Uganda Peoples Defense Forces -UPDF soldier, both working for Kisoro RDC  Captain Peter Mugisha  were arrested in the wee hours of yesterday morning while reportedly robbing a shop in Kisoro hill village, Kisoro municipality. 

According to a police officer at Kisoro police station who preferred anonymity, the duo went to Kisoro hill village in the wee hours of yesterday morning and started robbing a shop as they threaten to shoot the owner in case he made any alarm.  

But in the process, neighbors of the victim secretly informed the police which swung into action and arrested the two robbers. 

He says that the duo was first taken to Nyakabande army barracks and interrogated before they were transferred to Kisoro police station for detention. 

When contacted, Captain Mugisha confirmed the incident but declined to reveal more saying that the matter is still under investigation.

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