By our reporter
Following a wave of security threats spread around Kampala Metropolitan policing area involving burglaries, armed robberies and murders/ assassinations, the police together with sister security agencies stepped up operations to improve the state of security in the country.
On Friday, a joint security operation was carried out in the areas of Namungona, Lubaga Divison, Kampala District targeting a terrorist cell in the area.
In that operation, a total of nine suspects were arrested and are currently being screened to establish their true identities and to have their statements recorded.
According to Police Spokesperson Emilian Kayima, the suspects are currently held in various police stations in Kampala Metropolitan area.
He also noted that in the course of arresting the suspects, one Kateregga Abdul was injured and while he was being taken to hospital for medical attention, he bled due to injuries sustained and was pronounced dead on arrival at Mulago National Referral Hospital. His body is currently at City Mortuary.
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