Ivan Katongole, a resident of Nkumba, Katabi town council, was arrested on Wednesday evening by operatives of the Flying Squad Unit following intelligence information that linked him to four of the murdered women.
With 11 frequent murders in a space of over a month jitters have run the spine of residents of peaceful, tranquil and cool Katabi Town Council. It formerly was a Sub-county under Wakiso District, but due to its rapid development in recent years, thanks to its strategic location between Kampala and Entebbe, it was elevated to a town council.
Detective Assistant Superintendent of Police ASP Stephen Ssemanda is on the run following investigations into alleged extortion of two million shillings by PSU. The detective allegedly received the money as a bribe from four women who had been arrested by traffic police on suspicion of ferrying stolen goods.