MBARARA: MAN LYNCHED BY MOB FOR CUTTING WIFE’S NECK
By Aggrey Twesigye
An angry mob in Mbarara City on Tuesday lynched a man accused of killing his wife.
The mob victim has been identified as Vincent Nyirarubanda 30 years old trader dealing in clothes and a resident of Rubiri cell, Nyamityoobora ward in Mbarara city.
The mob ganged up against Nyirarubanda accusing him of cutting the neck of a yet to be identified lover in her late 20’s at about 09:00Am on Tuesday morning.
Asaph Muhanguzi a neighbor to the family told this reporter that the couple had a serious quarrel on Tuesday morning that generated into a serious fight.
ASP Samson Kasasira the Rwizi police mouthpiece confirmed the two incidences adding that the two bodies of the deceased are lying at Mbarara hospital mortuary.
Kasasira told www.mknewslink.com that the residents turned up against Nyirarubanda beating him severally but fortunately police from Mbarara central police station swung into action and rushed him to Mbarara regional referral hospital for treatment where he was pronounced dead on Wednesday morning.
He said the two bodies of the deceased are still at Mbarara regional referral hospital mortuary pending postmortem.
Kasasira added that police findings indicate that the incident resulted from domestic violence that turned into murder and mob action.
The police public relations officer appealed to couples to seek counselling services in case of wrangles .He also cautioned the public against Mob actions.
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