Two family members in trouble over death of 74-year-old man in Rukiga district

Posted: 2022-01-07T09:51:37Z
Two family members in trouble over death of 74-year-old man in Rukiga district

Police in Rukiga District has arrested two members of a family following the death of Paul Kizirimba, a 74-year-old resident of Nyabunyungu cell, Kibanda parish, Kamwezi Sub-county,


It is alleged that the deceased returned home from his garden at around 1700hrs on 5th January and he kept home. At around 2100hrs, his family members entered their houses in the same compound for a night. 


However, Elly Maate the Kigezi region police spokesperson says that on the morning of 06/01/2022 at about 0900hrs the deceased did not wake up, forcing the family members to break into his house as alleged and only to find him dead. 


Police at Kamwezi were notified and responded to the scene to have it preserved for the attention of the SOCO.


The detectives picked up two suspects who are members of the same family, whose particulars are not revealed to avoid jeopardizing investigations.