Police is holding a bar manager, Peter Akola, in relation to the theft of a car belonging to city socialite and ex-convict Shanita Namuyimbwa aka Bad Black.
Black lost the brand new Toyota Prado, Registration number UAY 344X on Eid Day following a drinking spree at Bubbles Bar in Kololo.
The commandant of the police’s Flying Squad, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Herbert Muhangi, confirmed on Friday that Black had reported a case of theft of her car.
The incident came about after Black failed to clear a Shs467,000 as her Visa card was faulty.
She left the car at the bar [as security] promising to clear her bills the next day and hired a special taxi.
The car reportedly went missing from the bar afterwards.
When arrested, Akola told police he left it parked outside the bar and went home after duty.