SLAIN KIRUHURA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER: WIFE COULD BE BEHIND MURDER, ARRESTED
BY ELLY NYESIGA
Police in Mbarara is holding one Florence Namiyombya in connection with the death of her husband who was the Kashongi sub-county community development officer in kiruhura.
Namiyombya 34 years is in police cells after she was arrested yesterday on suspicion that she was involved in the murdering of Isaac Atwiine the Kashongi sub-county community development officer in kiruhura district who was murdered by unknown assailants in Rwemirizi cell, Katete ward in Nyamitanga division here in Mbarara municipality on Monday.
Rwizi region police spokesperson Ibin Ssenkumbi confirmed the arrest and said that they arrested Namiyombya after the deceased’s relatives complained that she had a hand in the death of Isaac Atwiine.
Ssenkumbi adds that even police was in the other way rescuing her from the angry relatives who were convicting and threatening her of the death of their son.
Ssenkumbi however warns relatives and friends who are threatening Namiyombya that they are at risk of facing the law because threatening is also a crime therefore he appeals to them that if they have evidence let them bring to police to help in the investigations so that the criminals are brought to book.
The case is registered under CRB03/2017