Police has rescued Simon Ssenyonjo a four-year-old, who was kidnapped on the 2nd August 2021 from Wamala area in Nansana Municipality.

Simon was at his mother’s place playing from outside the day he was kidnapped.

The police followed up on leads after the suspects left behind evidence.

The suspects demanded for a ransom to a tune of Shs50 million from Mudiima Kityo, the father of the victim but he could only raise Shs1m and deposited on the suspects’ phone number.

Deputy PRO KMP Asp Luke Owoyesigyire said an operation was mounted yesterday and suspects identified as Katongole Hakim, Mawanda James and Asiimwe Anna Maria from Busabala B village, Makindye Division, were arrested and victim rescued.

“The victim has been handed over to the parents today. At the crime scene, we also recovered a motorcycle UFH 412 D, which the suspects allegedly used to transport the victim to their hide out. The suspects will be arraigned in courts of law on allegations of kidnap.” Luke Owoyesigyire he added

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