KAMPALA- The Police in Entebbe Municipality have in their detention a shameless man who has been accused of defiling and murdering a 7-year-old girl.
The man in detention is Twebazemukama Gerald, a resident of Nakawuka in Kajjansi town council Wakiso district.
Luke Owoyesigire the Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesman said they were notified about this tragedy by Byaruhanga Godfrey who reported to them that his 07 years old was defiled and murdered.
“We are holding the suspect on allegations of defiling and murdering a seven year old girl,” says Luke Owoyesigyire adding that he was beaten by mob action but also rescued by police.
Mr Owoyesigire told this online publication that the regrettable act happened on August 30th 2020 at an unknown time at Dyango cell in Nakawuka.
Owoyesigyire also said that the scene was thoroughly examined and processed by SOCO where high and low vaginal swabs were extracted from the deceased; a suspected blood-stained knickers of the deceased was also recovered.
He added that the deceased had gone to fetch water from a well far from her home in Dyango Nakawuka and it is alleged that the suspect followed her and raped her from the well then thereafter strangled her to death.
The suspect is being charged with murder and defilement vide Entebbe CRB 791/2020 and he will be taken to court after investigations are complete.
Owoyesigyire added that the body of the murdered girl was taken to City Mortuary Mulago for postmortem examination as the suspect is also under treatment at casuality ward in Mulago hospital guarded by police.
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