Uganda Police Force through the office of the Deputy Spokesperson of the Kampala Metropolitan Police area Luke Owoyesigyire have explained the alleged Nakulabye station attack, explaining circumstances under which the raid was repulsed. In a statement dated November 23, Police confirm that no injuries were registered during the attack.
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Police press statement
A team of officers at Nakulabye Police station has foiled an attempt to attack their Police station by un identified persons .
The incident happened today Wednesday at about 4 am. It is alleged that one of our officers (names withheld) was on duty as a station guard when he spotted an unidentified armed person approaching the station from the western direction.
The officer immediately discharged bullets towards the alleged attacker forcing him to flee, abandoning an AK47 Magazine with 5 rounds of ammunition.
A team of investigators with the help of canines followed the direction the attacker took but unfortunately, they could not successfully trace them.
Investigations into the matter have commenced aided by CCTV cameras to try to identify the attacker and their movements.