Police in the new district of Kwania have recovered a gun, SR riffle No UG RK 2748101731 with 04 rounds of ammunition.
The said gun was obtained from one Erem Hendry, a security guard attached to Reserve Protection Company Limited of Kampala.
David Ongom Mudong, the North Kyoga regional police spokesperson confirmed the arrest on Friday.
Mudong however says the motive of the above suspect was to commit murder by shooting his target.
According to police spokesperson Mudong – Erem confessed and accused his would be victim of witchcraft.
“The name of the would-be victim is withheld for personal security and investigation,” Mudong added.
“The suspect is currently being held at Kwania CPS vide CRB 211/18,” he further revealed.
Meanwhile, Police also say one Okello Innocent and wife Jescas are also being held at Kwania CPS.
The pair has been charged with procuring defilement and forcing a minor aged 15 into marriage in Ajok village, Aninolal parish in Inomo sub-county.
Two bulls, chicken and others items, all meant for the marriage ceremony were seized by police.