Police have recovered a gun and three magazines in a pit latrine in Idogolo village, Mafubira sub-county in Jinja district.
Jinja District Police Commander, ASP Rasur Anguyo says that an AK47 rifle was removed from the pit latrine after getting information from a one Kafufu Katibu, a resident of this place who had gone to use the pit latrine.
The DPC said that the gun’s state shows that it could have been hidden in the pit latrine for over five months; it had started rusting.
No person has been arrested yet, but Anguyo said they have a suspect they are still investigating.
He urged people not to tamper with a weapon if found somewhere, urging them to always inform the police.