Crime

62 year Old man arrested for conning shs 80m

Police in Bweyogerere have arrested one man suspected to have fraudulently sold an acre of land at Shs80m.

Police identified the suspect as Amos Kinene aged 62 a businessman and resident of Mutungo Zone 4, Nakawa Division in Kampala District.

The suspect allegedly sold the land located at Lumuli Seeta, Goma Division Mukono District to a business man Gideon Kyaterekera on 19th April 2018 and issued a forged land tittle upon receiving the agreed amount of money.

Mr Kyaterekera on taking surveyors to map the said land, found out that he had been sold to a piece of land that was caveated and belonged to a different owner.

Bweyogerere police have preferred charges of forgery, obtaining money by false pretenses and the suspect will appear before court as soon as investigations are complete.

 

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