Ibanda: 65 year old woman robbed and killed.
By Racheal Nuwahereza
Police in Ibanda district have discovered the body of a 65 year old woman in her house.
The deceased identified as Dinavence Kimanyendwa, was a resident of Rwemengo I cell, Rwengwe parish, Kikyenkye Sub-county, Ibanda district whose body was reportedly found wrapped in a mattress in her house with her mouth tied.
Julius Bitwabaabo, the LC I chairperson Rwemengo cell says on Saturday evening, the deceased was attacked by unknown people as she was about to have supper. The assailants suspected the deceased had money; they attacked her and strangled her to death before taking off with unspecified amount of money and property.
SP Waibi Philbert, the Ibanda District Police Commander condemned the act and said that they are working day and Night to identify the assailants and bring them to book.
Police rushed to the crime scene and by press time, the body of the deceased has been taken to Ruhoko health center IV for a postmortem.