Police mount hunt for a man who killed his wife, two sons in Banda

Posted: 2020-05-08T16:13:24Z
Police mount hunt for a man who killed his wife, two sons in Banda
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The police at Jinja Road station are investigating a case of triple murder as a result of domestic violence involving a husband who murdered his wife and their two children.

Luke Owoyesigyire the Kampala metropolitan deputy police spokesperson says on Friday morning, police received information that a man only identified as Yasin aged 46 years, a resident of Banda B 3, Banda Parish, Nakawa Division, Kampala had murdered his wife and two biological sons.

A team of police detectives led by the Division Police Commander, Jinja Road visited the scene and carried out preliminary investigations and found that the suspect, who is on the run, strangled his wife and two biological children and wrapped them in separate Sacks.

The findings indicate that the likely cause of murder is suspected to be domestic violence.

According to eye witnesses, the suspect on several occasions have assaulted the wife and at one time, he tied her with ropes and caned her badly.

The deceased were identified as Carol Namboozo aged 25, who hails from Nabumali. The children were only identified by one name, Musa, 4 years old, and Shaban, 7 years old. The murder is suspected to have taken place at 4am during the morning rain.

Owoyesigyire says the bodies were taken to City Mortuary Mulago for postmortem examination