By: Samuel Tumwesige
Police in Rugashari Town Council Kagadi district are holding a 27year old youth on allegations of impersonating as a health inspector from the National Drug Authority (NDA) and conning people of their money.
The suspect has been identified as one Swizen Najuna allegedly disguising to be Working with the Tropical physical social organization based in Kikuube district.
Speaking to journalists shortly after arresting Najuna, the officer in charge Rugashari Police station Sgt. Augustine Matete explained that the arrested was made after several complaints came from the community assisted by the district councilor Fabius Kapere accusing Swizen of forcefully asking for money from drug shop owners with threats to close them if they do not pay.
The suspect is currently detained at Rugashari police station pending investigations and once they are complete, Najuna will be taken to Kagadi Central Police Station for further investigations and prosecution.