RUKUNGIRI- The Police in Rukungiri are hunting for a 37 year old man who is alleged to have killed his cousin sister by smashing her head with a stone.
Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman Elly Maate identified the deceased as Kyobutungi Allen Barireta a resident of Karushanje Village in Rubanga Parish in Buyanja Sub County.
Maate said that after committing the heinus crime, the man who was identified as Tibeyendera Damiano fled the area and his whereabouts are still unknown.
It’s reported that Barireta was late last evening seen in Nshungyezi Trading Center where she was got drunk and picked a qurrel with Tibeyendera also known as Kadozi and the two went home throwing words and when they reached at their home, they started fighting.
“It was at this time that Tibeyendera overpowered the woman, picked a stone and smashed her beyond recogonition” Maate said.
The case was reported to the Police by Karushanje Village LC 1 Chairman Namara Herbert and the Police picked the body and took it to Rwabengo Health Center Mortuary in Rukungiri for a postmortem report to be carried out.
Maate said that a murder case by assault was registered at Rukungiri Police Station under reference number CRB 1278/2020 to help in further investigation.
Maate vowed that the suspect will be hunted down and arrested and charged accordingly.
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