Jinja Road Police yesterday foiled an attempted burglary forcing suspects to abandon a safe containing Ushs 82 millions they had stolen from the warehouse.
The suspects attacked the warehouse premises belonging to Virony Finefair Uganda Enterprises Ltd located at 6th Street Industrial Area at 01:00am, after surveillance and assessing the security weaknesses .
The suspect’s efforts were however foiled by foot patrollers who were later reinforced by the motorised mobile 999 patrol.
The company administrators have thanked police for their timely response and swiftness and confirmed that the 82 million shillings cash was still intact.
Two suspects identified as Isaac Angura, Joseph Oluka born of Bukedea and Serere respectively are currently in police custody at Jinja Road Police Station to assist with investigations in connection to the attempted office burglary.