Police in Ntinda on Tuesday arrested two suspected tricksters at Diamond Trust Bank Ntinda branch.
They have been identified as David Gasumba, a resident of Makindye and Mary Akello from Entebbe.
According to police, the duo approached a young man whom his boss had sent to bank Shs 2million.
“They tried to deceive him that they have dollars and they were interested in exchanging for Ugandan currency, adding that the victim would get profits.”
It is said the con stars then took him out of the bank to a nearby restaurant.
Police said that they had already been tipped and stormed the restaurant and arrested the duo.
“On searching them, we found the suspects with papers that were cut nicely into pieces to depict the size of a dollar. It was tied, one dollar was put on one side and another dollar the other side,” said police.
Police noted that the suspects are currently being detained at Ntinda Police Station pending court trail.