The task team investigating the double murder of Nantongo Brenda and Kayondo Haruna, and the attempted murder of General Katumba Wamala and his bodyguard Sgt. Koboyoit Khalid has registered more substantial evidence after they recovered the second killer gun about the murders in the city.
Upon arrest, the suspect of Serwadda Juma, a chapatti seller in Namuwongo (he) led the investigators to the home of Juma Saidi, a bodaboda rider who also doubles as a custodian of the weapons for the terror group.
He led the team to his poultry house located in Namuwongo-Kanyogoga village, Bukasa Parish, Kampala City where two guns and a pistol, wrapped in a polythene bag and buried underneath the ground were recovered.
Speaking to the media this afternoon, Police has confirmed that they have now recovered the two suspected killer (SMGs) guns, one pistol, four motorcycles used in the planning, preparation, and execution of the many plots, bomb-making materials, Al-Qaeda training manuals, several Western Union transfer receipts with foreign funders, T-shirts used in surveillance, mobile phones and an assortment of other exhibits. (Video…)
Maj Gen Paul Lokech the Deputy Inspector General of Police has also said that exhibits and evidence gathered from witnesses, both public and private CCTV footage, and Forensic Analysis is very consistent with acts of domestic terrorism and extremism.
The suspects will be charged with terrorism and the aggravated robberies committed at Nansana Cheap hardware stores, the Robbery and Murder at Ntake Bakery Kalerwe, as well as the Robbery and Murder at Mpererwe Supermarket, Loketch said.
Also, concerted efforts are in place to trace and establish the whereabouts of the overall coordinator of the group Sheikh Abudin Hubaida Taheel Bukenya who is on the run.