Police in Kyenjojo have arrested a man identified as Yusuf Atuhairwe for cutting off his expectant wife’s had following a misunderstanding.
Julius Baganza the Kyenjojo District Police Commander, says Atuhairwe, a resident of Butendagwo village in Nyantungo Sub County was arrested on Wednesday morning for chopping off Harriet Kabakasaba’s hand during a fight on Tuesday night.
Baganza adds that preliminary investigations show that Atuhaire attempted to murder Kabakasaba but ended up cutting off her right hand and injured the other severely.
The suspect fled from the crime scene immediately after the heinous act but was tracked down to undisclosed location.
The victim has since been transferred from Kyenjojo general hospital to Kilembe hospital in Kasese district for better management