MUHANGA- Residents of Ruhina zone in Nyamabuye Sector on Monday morning apprehended a burglar who used ti drill holes in walls of shops to steal goods.
29 year old Adalbert Mutabazi, was arrested with a radio, electronic clippers and shoes he stole from a barber shop.
"I came to town to earn a living. This is what I do for survival and I belong to a big gang based in Muhanga," Mutabazi revealed.
Police, who recently nabbed over 300 suspects, among them, idlers, street children and prostitutes alleged to be involved in illegal activities, said an investigation had been launched.
Police spokesman Theos Badege has since asked residents to cooperate in community policing initiatives to curb such crimes.
"We shall work with the police to net all these young men who have been giving us a hard time," Andre Kabahizi, an area resident stated.