A Makerere University student identified as Jane Francis Nampijja has been arrested and detained at Nansana for allegedly faking her own kidnap and demanding a five millions ransom from her friends and family.
The 23 year old student is a resident of Nsumbi, Kyebando Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District.
However, her trick was shuttered when relatives decided to report the matter at Nansana Police Station vide SD REF: 73/25/08/2018 with immediate effect.
Police in Nansana followed intelligence leads, located and found her at Mark Cottages where she had rented a room.
The suspect has been arrested and is currently detained at Nansana Police station.
She said the ransom money was intended to facilitate her planned outings with friends.