Joint security operatives in Kibaale greater have launched investigations into hunting the origin and the whereabouts of the gun used by robbers to terrorize the area.
Greater Kibaale consists of Kagadi, Kibaale and Kakumiro districts.
The statement was made by the Kagadi district Police commander (DPC) ASP Akello Judith Joan before the district council sitting at Kagadi community hall, Kagadi town council, Kagadi district.
She said last month Police registered more than three dangerous attacks carried out by unknown thugs using the same gun.
Akello said thugs took off with huge sums of money and items from business people
The attacks which were carried out in parts of Kagadi town, Pachwa, Bugwara, Kakindo, Mpasana and Kakumiro targeted Boda Boda riders, centenary bank Agents, fuel petrol stations and schools.
However, no death was registered during the attacks.
She said thugs use Curfew time to rob the community members hence calling for respect of curfew time.
The Officer in charge of operations ASP Aimai Simon Peter called for vigilance and cooperation among the public if they are to eliminate criminals in the three districts.