By Ambrose Kweronda
Police in Rukungiri are hunting for a male suspect who allegedly murdered his 60 year old father.
Elly Maate the Kigezi Regional police spokesperson identified the suspect as Justus Berebera who allegedly murdered his father Narisasio Takwesire a resident of Rubira Cell, Ibanda Parish Nyarushanje Sub County, Rubabo County, Rukungiri district.
It’s alleged that 02/03/2022 at around 1200hrs, the deceased left his home to attend a burial of his neighbor’s child.
Maate said after the burial, he proceeded to Maziba Trading Centre and took booze from Tugeineyo Evelyne’s bar where he met his son one Justus Berebera with whom he had a long-term land conflict and they picked a quarrel.
Later in the night, the deceased left the bar but never returned to his home according to his wife one Kembabazi Kellen.
He was today at around 0600hrs found dead at a footpath leading to Kambuga Primary School by pupils who were going to the school.
The matter was reported at Rubabo Police station, Scene visited by OC Station, OC CID, CI and other personnel who recorded statements of witnesses and drew a sketch plan.
Body was conveyed to Kisiizi Hospital mortuary pending postmortem.
Efforts to trace the suspect on the run are being made so that is brought to book.
The case of murder has since been registered at Rukungiru Police station under reference number CRB 173/2022.
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