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Woman Dies After Domestic Brawl

45-year-old Alice Adong, 45 breathed her last at Pajule Health IV in Pader district on Wednesday evening where she had been admitted in critical condition.
A woman in Pader district has succumbed to injuries she sustained in a domestic brawl with her husband. 

45-year-old Alice Adong, 45 breathed her last at Pajule Health IV in Pader district on Wednesday evening where she had been admitted in critical condition. 

Brilliant Tito Okello, the Pajule Sub County LC3 chairperson told URN on Thursday morning that Adong suffered head injuries when she was hacked with an axe by her husband Silvano Oroma on Tuesday night during a domestic fight.   

According to Okello, when the deceased fell unconscious, Oroma stabbed himself in the stomach several times in an attempt to end his life.  He says residents intervened and rushed the couple to Pajule Health Centre IV.

Oroma is still admitted at Pajule Health Centre IV in critical condition. Victor Nahabwe, the Deputy Police Commander Aswa River Region told URN on Thursday that they have opened a case of murder at Pajule police station vide CRB 083/2019.

He says Oroma is under police watch at Pajule Health Centre IV pending arrest when his health condition stabilizes. 

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