By Grant Ahumuza
Police in Rukungiri district are hunting for a 37 year old man who allegedly killed his cousin as they fought for alcohol.
According to eye witnesses, on 10/07/2020 around1830 hours Kyobutungi Barireta Allen aged 45 years old of Karushanje cell, Rubanga parish, Buyanja subcounty Rukungiri district got drunk at Shungezi trading centre and picked a quarrel with her cousin Tibeyendera Dimiano alias Kadozi aged 37 years of the same address.
Elly Mate, the Kigezi region Police spokesperson told www.mknewslink.com reporter that the duo later went home while quarrelling but when they reached home, they started the fight afresh.
Matte added that Tibeyendera Dimiano over powered Allen, picked a big stone and smashed her head beyond recognition and freed away.
The PRO noted that by time police reached at the scene, Allen Barireta had already died thus her body was taken to Rwakabengo health centre III for post mortem as inquiries are underway.
Matte called upon the public that who ever knows the whereabouts of suspect should inform police such that he can be brought to book and penalized accordingly.
The case was registered at Rukungiri main police station under file number CRB1278/2020.
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