Trader caught ferrying contraband arrested
Police in Bungoma town yesterday arrested a trader suspected of smuggling goods from Uganda. Bungoma South DCIO Vincent Egesa said Flying Squad officers on patrol in Kanduyi market tried to stop a vehicle but the driver sped off. He did not, however, get far as the car rolled a short distance away. Mr Egesa said they found 33 cartons of uncustomed cigarettes made in Uganda. The driver, who also owns, of the car Abraham Kimungu will be arraigned in court today.