Buhweju: One wanted for stabbing girlfriend to death
Police in Buhweju District are hunting for a middle-aged man on allegations of killing his girlfriend.
Martial Tumusiime, the greater Bushenyi region police spokesperson identified the suspect as Bright Bagumaho, a resident of Nyakitoma Village, Katara Parish in Buhweju district while the deceased is Rosemary Narinda, 22, a bar attendant and a resident of Rwenshuri village, Kashangura sub-county in Ibanda District.
Tumusiime said the incident happened in Nyakitoma Village, Katara Parish, Karungu Sub-County in Buhweju District.
It is alleged that the deceased was in a romantic relationship with the suspect and yesterday the suspect accused her of having multiple affairs with other men. He attacked her and stabbed her in the chest.
The suspect has since escaped into hiding and efforts to trace him are under way. The body of the deceased was retrieved and taken to Nsiika Health Centre IV for postmortem examination and investigations into the matter continue.