Police in Ibanda is holding a mother who murdered his sister’s daughter after the pair picked a quarrel over fire wood.
The suspect who is behind bars on murder Charges has been identified as Nyakato a resident of Kanama Cell Rweshambya Parish Keihangara in Ibanda District. The deceased was named as Kembabazi Alice 4 Months a daughter to Kamuri Rose Mary.
According to information obtained from Samson Kasasira the police spokesperson for Rwizi Region in Mbarara says the on 26th, at around 6:00pm, the pair developed a serious quarrel over fire wood which resulted into a fight.
“After the fight, Kamuri Rise Mary managed to escape and her sister Nyakato turned her anger to her daughter and picked a big stick and hit her on the head and died instantly,” Says Kasasira.
He added that the murder case was later reported to police by one Keisho Geoffrey. Kasasira says police later arrested Nyakato and will face murder charges under police Reference Number CRB 146/2021.