Police in Kanungu has in detention a teenager who is accused of defacing Minister Chris Baryomunsi’s campaign posters.
The state minister for housing is running for the Kinkiizi East parliamentary seat.
The suspect, Ian Niwaha, 16, is a resident of Kigando cell, in Kambuga sub county.
Police says he, together with another person still at large were caught red handed tearing the minister’s posters in Kambuga town.
Elly Maate the Kigezi regional police Spokesman confirms the arrest and says the suspect will be charged under electoral laws.
Maate warned people to desist from acts of removing, covering, deforming and defacing other person’s/ opponent’s posters because this is an offence.