By Aggrey Twesigye
Police in Rwizi Region are investigating circumstances under which a man killed three members of his family in Isingiro before ending his life.
Samson Kasasira the Rwizi region police mouthpiece told www.mknewslink.com that Peter Bahama 60 years yesterday attacked his wife Annah Kiryabaho and cut off her head with the panga.
According to Kasasira, Bahama a resident of Rwenfunjo cell, Rwentango, Isingiro district also killed two of his grandchildren; Joshua Tumushabe 10yrs and Shallon Nabaasa 7 years.
The police PRO said that Bahama cut off his neck before residents set the house ablaze and his body was burnt beyond recognition alongside those of his grandchildren.
Meanwhile, Kiryabaho is currently admitted at Mbarara referral hospital after she survived death.
This is the second case of gruesome murder in Isingiro in a period of less than one year.
On 22nd, August, 2020 at around 0400/c Byamukama Celestine 46 years a resident of Rwengando cell Nyarubanga parish, Masha subcounty, Isingiro district cut his two year old daughter and three year old son with a panga killing them on the spot.
He thereafter attacked his wife Natukunda Jackline but she survived narrowly with serious injuries and was rushed to Mbarara regional referral hospital.
The man later committed suicide by poison before police and residents could get him.
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