By Omara Elem
LIRA- Police in Lira are holding a woman whose real identification has not been properly being established to answer various charges against her.
The woman in question claims to have several names that among others include Apolot Rukia, Athias, Acani Vicky and Afua Christine.
Marry Akao, the Officer in charge of Kitgum police post, told journalists that the woman had been posing as traffic officer and at times medical personnel and she has been putting on nurses’ uniform while extorting money from her victims.
Miss Akao however added that the woman has another charge of theft, which culminated into her. It’s also being reported that she recently stole a boda boda motorcycle at Otada stage before going into hiding.
She said the woman is a notorious person who has several times been in and out of cell and that the woman has got other seven charges in the grade one magistrate’s court in Lira.
The OC police however cautioned the public to be extra careful against criminal acts and urged them to be security conscious by reporting any suspicious character in their areas.