8 suspects are under arrest in the kidnapping of a US tourist in Uganda

(CNN)Ugandan police have arrested eight people in connection with the kidnapping of American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott and her Ugandan tour guide, Jean Paul Mirenge. “These arrests have given us the identity of the prime suspect we are looking for,” Enanga said, while confirming that they are directly related to the kidnap of Endicott and Mirenge. The news comes a day after US President Donald Trump tweeted that Uganda should “find the kidnappers” of Endicott and “bring them to justice openly and quickly!” Both victims were abducted at gunpoint while on a game drive on April 2 in Queen Elizabeth National Park, in southwest Uganda. Ugandan police said an armed gang had kidnapped Endicott and her guide, and made frequent …