Police in Kabale is holding a medical doctor on charges of theft and non-payment of accommodation services at Skyline Hotel in Kabale Municipality.
The detained is 29-year old Dr. Andrew Kigwanjani, a resident of Ntinda in Nakawa Division, Kampala.
Kigwanjani was arrested on Thursday afternoon after the management of Skyline Hotel filed a complaint at Kabale police station, accusing the suspect and his fiancée Rita Ampeire, 23, who works at Bank of Uganda, for failing to pay 940,000 shillings for the hotel services.
Brian Ampaire, the Kabale District Police Commander says the couple has been staying at the hotel since 15th February 2020, getting all kinds of services including food, drinks and accommodation, but without paying.
Ampeire says the suspect is currently detained at the station and that after investigations are complete, he will be taken to court to answer to the charges.