By Ahura Mujuni Mark
A man disguising as a ghost to con residents of their hard earned money has been arrested in Kiboga district.
Ivan Kigozi who has been on the run after breaking into someone’s maize shop invented yet another trick of stealing people’s money from his hideout ,smearing floor on his body to look as a ghost.
With this ,Kigozi a resident of Lufula Zone Kiboga Town Council would appear at night in Kawondogolo village and lie to people that he would double any amount of money they offered him.
“Speaking in the hoarse voice the suspect would instruct clients not to come near him ,saying he posed the power of death which could strike the ” said Stephen Semanda ,Kiboga district Criminal Investigations Department Chief.
The victims would be told to drop the money on the ground and return later to find their money doubled.
“They would return ,but the ghost would not appear and the money would have disappeared” Semanda added