Police have arrested the runaway Divine Coaches driver on suspicion of murdering a traffic officer at Old Kampala.

The suspect identified as Godfrey Kakonge after a serious manhunt was found hiding in Kyetume Kyazanga, a place he sought for refuge after knocking the deceased Corporal Wilfred Tweituk a traffic officer attached to Old Kampala Police Station.

Kakonge who was driving bus no. UBA 684T belonging to Divine Coaches, knocked dead the officer who was controlling traffic on Lubaga Road at that time and he has been charged on TSD 25/9/03/2018 pending court.

Police say No 28729 Cpl Wilfred Tweituk, a traffic officer attached to old Kampala police station was knocked on Friday by a bus owned by Devine Bus Company while on duty along Kabakanjagala-Nabunya junction along Rubaga road.