Police identifies UPDF soldier who shot traffic officer in Ntinda


KAMPALA-The joint security agencies have disclosed the UPDF officer who shot and seriously injures a traffic officer while on duty.

The incident happened yesterday Sunday and the suspect has been identified as Corporal Babangida Bashir Mango.

Fred Enanga the Uganda police spokesperson narrated that they are actively searching where about of CPL Babangida and the Chieftancy of the UPDF has already confirmed to them that they have useful clues leading to his arrest.

Enanga said that the officer will be charged with the misuse of a firearm.

The injured traffic police officer, Police Constable Robert Mukebezi is undergoing treatment at Victoria Hospital.

Mukebezi was shot at as they tried to tow the UPDF vehicle that had knocked a signpost of Kobil fuel station.