Kazo: 100-year-old man, wife, 88 murdered in cold blood
Police in Kazo district are investigating circumstances under which an elderly couple was murdered on Saturday.
The residents of Buremba central cell in Kijoha ward, Buremba town council, Kazo district on Saturday morning woke up to the shocking news of the death of an old man and his wife killed by an unknown gang over yet-to-be established reasons.
The deceased have been identified as Baryayebwa John,100, and his wife Zelda Kenyangi, 88, all residents of Buremba central cell.
James Sabiti, an eyewitness, said that he realized this incident after he had come for milking but when he called them, they never responded.
He decided to call the daughter and alerted police who found the deceased in a pool of blood.
Marga Rumwitsa, the chairperson LC I, Buremba central cell in Kijoha noted that this incident is the first of its kind in this village.
She revealed that she received a phone call giving her bad news and also urged old couples to not always stay alone in their homes.
Police officer with the police canine dog tracing the suspects in the murder case.
Turyasingura Geofrey, the councillor Kijoha ward in Buremba asked the residents to remain calm and let police do its work and urged them to cooperate with the police by giving them any information concerning the incident.
Police from Kazo police station led by the OC CID and OC Station, Muhumuza Jalal rushed to the scene and took the bodies to Kazo health IV for postmortem examination.
According to Muhumuza, one suspect has since been arrested with the help of the police canine dog and taken to Kazo central police station to help with the investigations.