By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Kabale are investigating circumstances under which a 36 year old woman was killed by her husband.
Kigezi police Spokesperson Elly Maate identified the deceased as Phiona Asiimwe a resident of Kacerere “B” cell/ ward Ryakarimira town council Kabale district.
Maate told www.mknewslink.com that the deceased was allegedly cut in the neck with a panga by the husband Wilber Sigirenda 48 years.
The Police PRO narrated that on 08/08/2021 at around 20:00hrs the suspect reached the home of the deceased who has been his second wife out of three, forced the door open, cut her neck over yet to be known reasons and she died instantly.
The suspect later proceeded to his first home where his son also cut him below the ear and the wife took off after realizing that something was wrong.
Police were notified, visited the scene, arrested the suspect who had seemingly taken poison and he is currently admitted unconscious at Rubaya health Centre IV.
Inquiries to establish the cause of murder are ongoing.
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