By Innocent Atuganyira
Police in kibaale district have arrested and detained two family members all residents of Muzizi LC1, kitutu parish in karama sub county for allegedly murdering their father Benedicto Kato 63 years over land related issues.
The suspects are Mary Komuhimbo 34 years and Twinomujuni Nyamutale 40years.
Julius Allan Hakiza the Albertine region police spokesperson explains that its alleged the deceased was attacked by unknown when he had gone out at a round 2:00am to easy himself. He was beaten and cut.
Hakiza adds that when his wife Gertrude Kobusinge heard, she came out to see what the problem was but she was also beaten and even the children who were in the house were also beaten.
He said the mission of these unknown people was to kill the whole family, both the man and the woman were left unconscious and taken to kyegegwa hospital where the man died and the woman was referred to mubende hospital.
Hakiza said the two family members were arrested because they had a long time been fighting over land with their father since he was a polygamous man.