By Our Reporter
Territorial police in Kyankwanzi are holding one suspect for allegedly murdering his wife, Nasazi Dorothy, a 34yr old.
The accused is Rwaheru Patrick a 28yr old resident of Nkondo village, Nkondo parish, Gayaza sub-county, Kyankwanzi district.
He was arrested on 2/03/2022 at Nkondo village, Nkondo parish Kyankwanzi district.
It is alleged that on 28/02/2022 at night, Rwaheru, had a domestic brawl with his wife (now deceased), accusing her of having an extra marital affair that prompted him to beat her using a stick and a hoe.
Eyewitnesses say he later used the same hoe to hit her on the stomach, causing her death instantly.
After the act, he picked a few of his clothes and ran away until the night of 02/03/2022 when he was arrested.
According to ASP Rachael Kawala, the Kyankwanzi territorial police Spokesperson, a charge of murder has been preferred against Rwaheru and that after investigations, the file will be forwarded to the Resident State Attorney for possible sanctioning.