Territorial police in Kassanda has registered a Child Stealing case of Maseruka George Junior, a male juvenile aged 2 months, son of Muleleneza Donatia and Maseruka George, residents of Mugoba ‘B’ village, Mundade parish, Kitumbi sub-county in Kassanda district .
It’s alleged that on 14/02/2022, Maleneneza’s mother of the baby took him to the clinic at Bulimimula trading centre, Mundade parish, Kitumbi sub-county for treatment since baby had woken up a skin infection.
Muleleneza set off from her home together with her child at around 12:00pm and went while footing up to the clinic and reached at around 4pm.
When she reached there, the doctor examined the child and gave her directives accordingly. She then left the clinic.
On her way back home, Muleleneza met unidentified people, two men and one woman, in the swamp of new forest company standing alongside the road who pretended to know her and started congratulating her to have given birth to the baby.
They requested her to uncover the baby such that they could see it but she declined since she didn’t know them .
Then one of the men kicked her.
As she fell down, the woman and another man grabbed the child from her and took off through the forest.
She tried following them
but failed to trace them.
Our task teams responded to the scene upon receiving the information.
Efforts are underway to have baby recovered.
Search for the suspects is on as further inquiries go on.
We would like to call up on victims of this nature to call our toll free line 0800300118 for quick assistance.
ASP Kawala Racheal