Four suspects arrested for allegedly taking part in the disappearance and Murder of a three year old child

Detectives at Natete Police station are investigating the Murder of Nangobi Leticia 3 years of age.

The case which was first as a disappearance but later turned into a murder .

The child’s father Mutenda Nicholas 32 a resident of Natete Mbawo zone Rubaga division Kampala reported to Natete Police station on the 21/04/2022 the disappearance of his daughter Nangobi Leticia from their home in Mbawo zone.

Our officers immediately instituted investigations that later led to the arrest of three suspects identified as Ahimbisibwe Dative female adult aliases maama Imran, Mutebi Patrick and Namanda Gertrude aliases maama Sandra who were released on police bond since more investigations into the disappearance were needed by the office of the Resident State Attorney.

The team has however received new information that Ahimbisibwe Dative and her husband had something to do with the murder. Her associates Asiimwe Anthony, Ssemakula John husband to Ahimbisibwe and Mugenyi Alex were all interviewed and Asiimwe Anthony confessed to having participated in transportation of the deceased’s body on orders of Ahimbisibwe and buried the body in areas of Nakasozi Mpangala, Kyengera town council.

A team of detectives was able to locate the burial site today 19.07.2022 and exhumed the remains , they have been conveyed to city mortuary mulago for postmortem.

The four suspects in our custody at Natete Police station will be charged with Murder. The case file will be resubmitted to the office of the Resident State Attorney with the new findings for advise and sanctioning.

The team has also recovered motorcycle UDH 501W which was allegedly used to transport the body of the deceased child.

More details will be provided to you as soon as possible.

Source: Uganda Police Force