Earlier today, the State House Anti Corruption Unit in liaison with Regional Police, Kyoga East, have arraigned and charged 5 Police officers attached to Bukedea before the Magistrates Court of Bukedea.
The officers were charged with Aggrevated Robbery and remanded till 27th July 2023.
The officers are D/ASP Ehguloiti Alex, PC Akankwasa Onesmus, D/C Oriokot Simon Peter, PC Kamakoin Difas &PC Born Naibei.
It is alleged that on the night of 4/06/23 the accused armed with SMG guns, broke into the house of Agume Alfred, a campaign agent of candidate Omagor Steven.
Their intention was to steal Omagor\’s Electoral documents & other property in order to bar him from being nominated in the recently concluded LCV by-elections in Bukedea District.
During the investigations, it was also established that D/ASP Ehguloiti had other Police files.
The files are related to other similar acts done during the 2021 elections. These files were processed and the suspect D/ASP Ehguloiti has been charged with Murder and aggravated torture of two suspects in Police custody, who later succumbed to injuries.