By Wetondo Denis Julius
Police in Mbale City has arrested three family members for allegedly killing a 40 year old man they found red-handedly having sex with their 60 year old mother.
Children of Lukia Nafamba, a 60-year-old widow, were alarmed when they found William Wanaboa aged 40 having sex with their biological mother. In anger, they picked stones and clubs which they used to beat the deceased to death.
Those arrested yesterday 12th February 2021 have been identified by the police as Lukia Nafamba who was playing sex with the deceased. The other two are; Abasa Naganda and Patrick Nabongo children of Nafamba and residents of Musoto cell, Malukhu ward Industrial city in Mbale city.
Police told this website that they are still hunting more other ten on the same charge.
According to David Masola, brother to the deceased, Wanaboa was beaten by the children of Nafamba early yesterday using stones, sticks, and bricks after finding him red-handed playing sex with her in her house.
He adds that as family members they want police to exercise justice by arresting those on the run such that they can also be punished according to the law.
Steven Masika, one of the human rights activists in Mbale condemned what the family members did urging people to desist from taking the law into their hands.
He urged police to expedite the process of hunting those on the run such that they can also face the law to show justice to the bereaved family.
Rogers Taitika, the Elgon region police spokesperson confirmed the arrest of the three saying that they are still hunting for the ten to be taken to court and answer murder charges.
He added that the body of the deceased is currently at Mbale city’s mortuary for postmortem.