Over 20 Students arrested in Betting Centres

Police in Mukono has arrested over 20 students in Sports betting centres.

The students were found betting in the morning during school hours.

Police acted on a tip off from residents who were concerned by the students’ behavior.

In an operation commanded by Mukono Police OC Station Isaac Kambugu more than 20 students including senior four and senior six candidates were arrested.

The students arrested were dressed in school uniforms. They are being held at Mukono police station.

One of the residents Martin Masinde says they are concerned about the growing trend of sports betting among students.