Police in Ntungamo district are holding a crime preventer identified as Ronald Tumwesigye a resident of Itojo Sub County for rape.
Tumwesigye alias Obama has been a coordinator for the crime preventers in Itojo sub county. He was arrested for raping a 28 years old girl who works as a house maid for one of his neighbors.
Godes Twinamasiko the officer in charge of the criminal investigations department at Ntungamo police station says that the suspect and his friend identified as Ben Turyahabwe offered to escort the girl to her home but half way the journey, the suspect asked his friend to go back saying he had an important issue to share with the victim.
It was after this, that he reportedly went ahead to rape the victim.
The suspect is currently detained at Ntungamo police station and has reportedly confessed to the crime he is accused of.