Joint Security Team have impounded two ambulances that were being used to ferry passengers to Kanungu instead of patients.
The ambulances were impounded at Wandegeya check point after a tip off by intelligence.
The driver of one ambulance was arrested and detained at Wandegeya Police Station. He is identified as Sserukenya David. The second driver ran away.
The ambulances are registration number UAB 355Z and UAH 832W all landcrusers. They belong to Revival Fire Ministries based United Kingdom.
One of the two ambulances had four passengers. On interrogation, the passengers alleged that they had paid the drivers Shs 100,000 each so that they could be transported to Kanungu.
The Ambulances had set off for their journey from Katanga, Wandegeya in Kampala. They were yet to agree on the dues for the luggage.
On searching the ambulances, bags of rice, sugar, matooke and other items were got inside.
Security forces have been directed to keenly monitor the movement of ambulances in their Areas of Responsibility.