By Kweronda Ambrose
Police in Kisoro are hunting for a 30-year-old woman for the alleged murder of her 40 year old husband.
The Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson Elly Maate identified the suspect as Kajuju Chimpaye a mutwa who allegedly murdered one Gashuhe Gad, a mufumbira both residents of Rukeri village, Gitenderi Parish Nyarusiza Sub-county, Kisoro District.
It’s alleged that the two have been married for the previous eight years and usually quarrel and fight whenever they drink alcohol.
Maate said that It’s suspected that on 18/04/2022 while the couple was at their marital home,the same misunderstandings broke out and the wife hit the deceased with a stone on the head from their marital bedroom after which she disappeared.
Further information gathered reveals that the couple has six children together and the children stay with their grand parents.
This perhaps gave the chance to the suspect to finish off the deceased before taking off.
The body of the deceased was found lying lifeless by one Serubyogo 20yrs,a mutwa by tribe, in-law to the deceased, a resident of Kabale village, Gitenderi parish on 19/04/2022 at around 1300hrs as he went to pay a visit to them.
He then alerted residents of the village and police were accordingly informed.
Scene was visited by the D/CID/O D/ASP Onyango Denis and party, the stone used to hit the deceased was recovered and exhibited and the body was conveyed to Kisoro hospital for postmortem.
No arrest was made as the suspect is on the run and inquiries are underway.