The Kabale territorial police are currently hunting for Isaac Ndyamuhaki, also known as Yesu, in connection with the alleged murder of his 63-year-old mother-in-law, Provia Kenyange.
The incident occurred on 04/08/2023, around 07:00pm, in Karuhuma village, Kyanamira sub-county, Kabale district.
According to Elly Maate, the Kigezi Region police spokesperson, it is believed that the suspect attacked the mother-in-law with a panga, causing fatal injuries to her head and neck.
The victim, Kyampaire Florence, had been married to the suspect for ten years, and they have two children together. The couple had been facing domestic issues, which led Kyampaire Florence to leave her husband.
Maate said that on 04/08/2023, around 06:30 pm, the suspect finally found Kyampaire Florence in the garden with their two children. He chased after them with a panga and tragically killed the mother-in-law on the spot.
The children rushed home to inform their grandfather, the husband of the deceased, who then contacted his son, Arineitwe Rogers. Rogers reported the incident to Kabale police station.
A team of officers, led by the in-charge of operations, arrived at the scene, documented the evidence, retrieved the body, and transferred it to Kabale Regional Referral Hospital mortuary for postmortem examination. As of now, the suspect remains at large, and investigations are ongoing.
The murder case has been registered at Kabale district police station under reference number CRB 603/2023.