By Sandra Tumwekwase
Police in mitooma are hunting for unknown assailant who strangled a high school female cook to death.
The deceased identified as Monica Nahabwe, 43years a resident of Rubumbwa cell, Kilembe parish, Katenga subcounty in Mitooma District has been a cook at PEAS BRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL.
It is alleged that the deceased left work on 19th April 2023 at 07:30pm but didn’t reach home only to be found in a farm dead on the 20th April 2023 in the morning.
Martial Tumusiime the greater Bushenyi police spokesperson confirmed the incident adding that postmortem indicates that the deceased died of Asphyxia following strangulation.
Tumusiime noted that no suspect has been arrested in connection to the murder but inquiries into the matter are ongoing.
Cases of murder are rampant in greater Bushenyi and police attribute them to domestic violence, land wrangles among others.