Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga recently told URN that the Police Finance and Salary department was in the process of reorganizing the payroll after it was discovered that most officers were earning more than they ought too.
The missing funds were meant to finance activities in the Water Department including the rehabilitation, repair and drilling of new boreholes during the financial year 2017/2018.
Those arrested includes, District Water Officer, Bony Otieno, Head of Internal Audit, Alex Ojom, Chief Finance Officer, Stephen Andoye and Moses Okidi, the Community Development Officer in charge Awei Sub County.
The mob action was in revenge for the Death of one Sam Erogu, a resident of Arotom in Sugur Parish whose body was found lying in his house on Saturday. A subsequent post-mortem report showed that Erogu was strangled to death.
Orisa was lynched in Sugur swamp in Sugur parish in Wera Sub County while Ebau breathed his last at Amuria Health Center IV on Tuesday.