Police in Kabale have in detention one of their own who is accused of drinking while on duty and losing his gun in the process.
The accused is Special Police Constable Allan Aharimpisya, dosage Number 6862, attached to Kabale Central Police Station.
He is said to have left duty and retired to his house in Mukasinde Village in Kitumba Sub County. On the way he decided to have a few drinks and misplaced the AK 47 riffle afterwards.
The gun was discovered in the wee hours of Sunday morning by well-wishers that informed the local council chairperson of the area who called police. Luckily, it was found in tact with all its 40 rounds of ammunition.
Elly Maate, the Kigezi regional police spokesman says the disgraced officer is detained at Kabale Central Police Station and will be penalized accordingly.