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Notorious car robber caught red-handed at City Square

Gordon Tumwesigye, 37, a resident of Kawempe Division, was arrested while trying to steal a motor vehicle that was parked at the Constitution Square.

KAMPALA | One of the most notorious car robbers in the country was on Thursday caught in a daring act at City Square a few steps away from the Central Police Station.

Gordon Tumwesigye, 37, a resident of Kawempe Division, was arrested while trying to steal a motor vehicle that was parked at the Constitution Square.

The Square is situated right at the noses of top cops and it was not only daring but also foolhardy of Tumwesigye when he arrived on boda to break into a parked car.

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Unknown to him, Police at CPS caught the image of his suspicious activity on CCTV command centre and picked interest in him.

He was later sighted trying to open cars and officers on the ground were alerted.

“He was arrested while trying to drive off a motor vehicle No. UAW 317R,” Police said.

Tumwesigye reportedly admitted to being a notorious car thief. He takes his loot to DR Congo where stolen cars from Uganda have ready market.

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