Records showed the child was picked by officers from CPS on the very day he disappeared from school and took him to CFPU hoping that his parents would show up in vain. As result, CFPU handed the minor to an officer connected Re-Track Child care center.
A boy police has been searching for the last
two months has finally been found at Re-Track Uganda, a Child care center.
It has emerged that Success Mwesigwa, who disappeared from Little Angel Day and
Boarding School in Kampala in October this year, was picked by police and
handed to Re-Track Uganda.
His parents filed a case of his disappearance at
Kampala Central Police Station and tasked the school to produce their child.
It came after the school called Mwesigwa’s parents inquiring whether he had
returned home since he couldn’t be traced in the Boarding section for two days.
The school also opened a case of a
Police charged the school administration with
failure to prevent a felony. A team of officers from the Flying
Squad-FSU, Criminal Investigations Directorate –CID and Child and Family
Protection Unit –CFPU was deployed to hunt for Mwesigwa’s whereabouts.
His parents have also been moving from one
station to another hoping to get information about his whereabouts. However, it
was not until officers from the Child and Family Protection Unit scrutnised
their records saw Mwesigwa’s name.
Records showed the child was picked by officers
from CPS on the very day he disappeared from school and took him to CFPU hoping
that his parents would show up in vain. As result, CFPU handed the minor to an
officer connected Re-Track Child care center.
The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan
Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, confirmed that the boy was picked by
officers from Kampala Central Police Station. He however, says there was confusion
when the minor gave police the name of a school in Mpigi District.
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Owoyesigyire says when police arrived the school, the head
teacher, said they was not their pupil.
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Mwesigwa has since been reunited with his parents in Kawempe
Division in Kampala.