By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Rubanda are investigating unclear circumstances under which a 68 year old woman was murdered by strangulation.
Kigezi Regional police spokesperson Elly Maate identified the deceased as Margret Busingye a resident of Gwondo village Shebeya parish Hamurwa sub county Rubanda district.
Maate revealed that it’s alleged that on the 16/02/2022 at around 14:00hrs at Gwondo village Shebeya parish Hamurwa sub county, Brenda Ninsiima 21years daughter in-law of the deceased went to check on her and found the behind door locked from outside, and when she entered, she found the deceased lying on the bed.
She tried calling her, but all in vain and when she checked on her, she realized that the old woman was dead hence notifying other relatives.
Police were accordingly informed by Demiano Barekye 44yrs of the same address, scene was visited and noticed injuries around her neck.
Upon postmortem examination, it was established that she had been strangled.
Inquiries have been initiated, efforts to establish the motive and get those involved are being made
The case of Murder has since been registered at Rubanda Police station under reference number CRB 055/2022.
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