Police in Kabale have in detention a one Edward Miiro alias Celeb, a resident businessman and Oditta Akandinda a security guard with SWATT security company, who are linked to a break-in at the Kabale National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) offices and theft of company computers.
Elly Maate, the Kigezi Regional police spokesman says the NWSC office along Nyerere Road in Central Ward was broken into on Monday night through the window.
The buglers, he says, accessed the accounts office, from where they stole two computers.
The workers realized the break in this morning and immediately reported to police.
Police came in and arrested Akandinda, the guard deployed at this office, for questioning.
Maate says police sniffer dogs led officers to Garage Street to the house of businessman Edward Miiro who was also arrested to help with investigations.
Meanwhile, unknown people in the same night broke into TAKTA SMS Service Limited, an engineering company operating along Nyerere Avenue in Kabale Municipality and took off with two computers.
Eng Erasmus Tumwebaze the company’s director said this morning at around 7am, his neighbours called him informing him that his office was open.
On reaching at the office, he says he found two computers, a desktop computer and Laptop missing together with other office stationery.
He reported the matter at Kabale police station under file reference number SD REF 37/20/4/20.