Four Held For Loss of Rifle In Gulu

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Four suspects are in Police custody in Gulu district in connection with the disappearance of a rifle on Friday.

Four suspects are in Police custody in Gulu district in connection with disappearance of a rifle. The weapon disappeared from a security guard attached to Lax Security Services last week.
 
The suspects include two security guards attached to the same company. They are 31-year-old Wilson Komakech, the security guard, 28-year-old Maxwell Okema and two other unidentified persons. 
 
Police sources say the weapon disappeared from Komakech while on duty at Layibi market in Layibi division on Friday.
 
Martin Okoyo, the Gulu District Police Commander says the missing gun has registration number SLR 858. He said sniffer dogs led Police to the suspects in a Bar in Layibi division during an investigation over the weekend.
 
Okoyo says police are following every clue regarding the loss of the gun, adding that the security guard will be charged with negligence.
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