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14 arrested over electricity malicious mischief

Mityana police are holding 14 suspects in connection with electricity vandalism infrastructure. This happened after a joint operation with the ministry of energy on Thursday.

However according to Racheal Kawala the spokesperson of the wamala region the group was arrested at sure max guest house where its allegedly had been a hub for most of the stolen properties.

She further says they managed to recover 20 stayrodes, conductor electricity wires of 5mtrs, staywire of 100 mtrs, 10 UMEME coats and 18 stay insulators.

According to kawalya the suspects have been identified as Mpungu Robert, Kasuja Peter , Bitamuzi Richard and Nagobi Lydia and all these are alleged employees of Kampala Associated advocates.

Kawala further reported other suspects including Nsamba Charles a boda boda cyclist, Bogere Becker, Sakwa Benarld, Sebyoto Muwanga Ignatius, Nakiboneka Grace, Golooba Edward who is also said to be the owner of sure max guest house.

However Kawala reported that most of the stolen properties belong to Umeme and police is trying it’s best in interrogating the suspects and inquires are still ongoing on.

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