By Our Reporter
A house wife has been arrested by police for allegedly cutting off her husband’s genitals leading to his death.
According to SCP Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson, Biira Joy from Nabisalu Wasswa Zone, Makindye division, was arrested on 27th March, 2023 for causing the death of her husband identified as Baluku Benson.
Enanga says preliminary investigations indicate that the deceased returned home on the night of Sunday, 26.03.2023, while drunk and started fighting his wife, whom he always accused of having extra marital affairs.
During the domestic fight, the husband grabbed his wife by the neck and started strangling her, which prompted her to draw out a knife and chop off her his genitals.
Enanga advises spouses living in conflict to always seek help on how to resolve their family differences.
“The incident if another reminder that Domestic Violence is real and life threatening. It further shows how rage and anger, exists among spouses, causing them to lose respect for each other,” Enanga says.