Sex workers kill clients and hide bodies in ceiling
30 March 2016, 14:14
Kampala - Police in Uganda has arrested 23 sex workers workers for allegedly conniving with robbers and killing their clients.
Six suspected robbers were also arrested during the early morning operation.
This has taken place in Makindye ,a sub-urb of Kampala 4 kms from the city centre
The arrest came after a dead body was found in a ceiling of the house where the sex workers have rooms in which they host their clients.
According to the officer in charge of Katwe police station,Hassan Isoba, they got a tip from one of their informers that a dead body was being taken away from the building very early in the morning and they rushed to the scene.
''We found some men carrying the body from the ceiling and arrested them.We later established that sex workers connive with robbers and the kill the clients after robbing them all the money and other valuables.'' said Isoba.
One of the police informers,Jackson Mpuuga said that they have established that in the last one month at least 6 clients have been killed in that building.The bodies are reportedly hidden in the ceiling before being disposed of later.
He said the rooms are very dark.He added on that they have got information that the sex workers hide the robbers under the beds and when they get a client who has definitely to remove his trousers before the action and most likely drop it down on the floor,the robbers stealthily remove all valuables in the unsuspecting clients trousers' pockets.
When the client ,after the bout realizes hat he has been robbed and tries to raise dust,the robber comes from under the bed and together with the sex worker beat, stab him to death.
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