Police in Busia are in search of a firearm stolen from a police commander on the night time of Saturday, February 18, 2023.
Based on a police report seen by K24 Digital, unknown burglars broke into the commander’s home and ransacked it earlier than stealing a radio and a Czeska pistol. The burglars additionally broke into his servant quarters and stole a 6kg fuel cylinder, and a radio.
Police suspect the burglars might have sprayed a stupefier by means of the bed room window which was barely open for the reason that commander complained of a headache and dizziness when he awoke.
“It was reported by the county CIPU Commander Busia Bishar Muhumed SSP that yesterday at round 9.30 PM, he locked his home in authorities housing quarters, Milimani Property positioned about 300 metres from the porous border and slept,” the police assertion reads in elements.
“At this time at round 0335hrs he awoke feeling headache and dizziness solely to see his suitcase stored close to his mattress mendacity on the ground with the clothes scattered throughout. His Czeska Pistol serial no.F8457 with 15 rounds in the identical suitcase lacking,” the assertion added.
Safety personnel from the realm visited the scene and a search staff combed the realm.
“The K9 monitoring canine was delivered to the scene and picked some scent which lead it to a feeder highway heading to Uganda however disappeared earlier than the borderline. A mixed staff of officers combed the realm to recuperate the firearm. No arrest or restoration has been made up to now,” the assertion added.