Opio Daniel 52, a resident of Amwonyo-Ocoa village, Amii-Amilo parish, Ibuje Sub County in Apac District was arrested by police after an anonymous tip to the police that he was hiding a gun in his house.
Fred Enanga while addressing journalists at the police headquarters in Naguru said that they found the SMG rifle No. 6263 loaded with 25 rounds of ammunition with Opio’s 19 year old daughter who had wrapped it in a polythene bag and hidden it under her bed.
Opio on being interrogated revealed that he had hired the gun from a man he only identified as Serugonya so as to use it to kill Omara Amilo a business man dealing in produce in the same area.
Opio was detained at police were he will be moved from and be taken to court where he will be charged with attempted murder and Illegal possession of fire arms.