Thugs Steal UGX 30M at Kisoro Forex Bureau
Thugs have robbed 30 million shillings at from Jetset Forex bureau Kisoro branch along Kisoro-Bunagana road, the biggest forex bureau in Kisoro Municipality.
The incident occurred at unknown time of last night. Thugs who were residing in Supa’s Bistro and Guest House, next to the forex berau , used ladders through the window of the room they had rented before they crossed on to the top of the forex berau.
Semu Kigarama, the manager Jetset Forex berau Kisoro branch says that the thugs cut a roof of the forex berau to enter inside.
Kigarama says that they destroyed the safe where 30 million shillings was kept and flee with it. He also says that thugs also made off with company internet modem and his personal eye glasses. Kigarama says that he
learnt of the problem at around 08:30AM when he opened to work.
Charles Okotto, the Kisoro District Police Commander says that, when police swung into action, a police dog directed them up to the nearby rented room of Robert Turyakira, a security guard attached to Security Plus Uganda Limited, who was guarding at the forex berau last night.
Okotto says that the company’s Internet Modem and eye glasses belonging to Kigarama were found in Turyakira’s room. Okotto also says that Turyakira is currently on the run.
He adds that two other workers of the Forex bureau have been arrested and are being detained at Kisoro Police Station to help in investigations. He declined t reveal their identities on order not to divulge with investigations.