A suspect in Police custody has provided fresh details regarding the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi last year.
And the shocking details according to New Vision indicate that the killers of Kaweesi handed the guns used to a person believed to be a policeman at a spot on the Northern Bypass before proceeding on motorcycles and the said killers escaped through Kisaasi to an undisclosed location
The paper also said fresh investigations show that after receiving the guns, the said Policeman took them to an undisclosed location in the upscale Kololo surburb, Kampala. It is not clear how many guns were used in the murder of Kaweesi, although the killers used more than one gun and left the car with 158 bullet-hole marks.
This information comes following the arrest of former inspector general of police, Gen Kale Kayihura on Wednesday last week by the Chieftaincy Military Intelligence.
Kayihura, who was sacked in March this year but once the blue-eyed boy of President Yoweri Museveni, was arrested by the army from his country home in Kasagama, Lyantonde district.
Sources say Kayihura has been linked to a spate of criminality in the country including the murder of Kaweesi last year.
Kayihura is being accused together with five senior police officers on charges that are not yet known. The officers include; his former personal assistant Jonathan Baroza, former Flying Squad commander Herbert Muhangi, former cyber-crime director Richard Ndaboine, former director of crime intelligence Ndawula Atwooki and former Kampala South Regional police commander Siraje Bakaleke.