Detectives at Katwe police are holding a heartless woman on allegations of murdering her own son and dumping the body in a septic tank.
The septic tank belongs to the boyfriend whom the mother had gone to visit.
She has been identified as Irene Nantume 26 a resident of Massajja Kubiri B zone Sabagabo in Makindye division and the deceased as Joram 07 Years.
Fred Eriku the officer in charge criminal investigation at Katwe police says Nantume had escaped from her husband Charles Kirumira after deceiving him that she had gone to visit her aunt.
Nantume and his new boyfriend not yet identified are reported to have hatched a plan to kill the baby boy such that he could marry her.
After the pair killed the boy and dumping the body into the septic tank, Nantume secretly picked the body and took it back to his father and covered it in a bed.
This was discovered by neighbors because of bad stanch from the house and forcefully went to check inside.
The neighbors tried to kill Nantume but were saved by LC officials who called in police and rushed her to Katwe police station.
She is being charged with murder vide SD 58/18/08/2018.