Byaruhanga suspects that Tusiime was first raped before she was killed since they found her body naked. Tusiimes body was taken to Kabale Regional Referral hospital mortuary for postmortem
A scene of crime where, Tusiime's body was found
Unidentified assailants have killed Allen Tusiime 45, the former Local Council IV female councilor for Rushaki and Mwanjari wards in Southern Division in Kabale Municipality.
Tusiime's lifeless body was found lying naked a few meters from her home in Nyamabare cell in Rushaki ward at around 11am this morning. The deceased had several cuts indicating that she was hacked to death.
Tusiime's mother, Urbans Byaruhanga, says her daughter was last seen at a bar in Rushaki trading center together with her sister, Daphroza Tegingoma on Sunday evening at around 07:00PM. According to Byaruhanga, Twigyingoma left Tusiime in the trading center and returned home.
She explains that they waited for Tusiime to return home in vain forcing them to mount a search with the help of residents until this morning when they landed on her body.
Byaruhanga suspects that Tusiime was first raped before she was killed since they found her body naked. Tusiime's body was taken to Kabale Regional Referral hospital mortuary for postmortem.
Dickens Bindeeba, the Kabale District Police Commander, says investigations into the killing aree ongoing. Tusiime served as the female councilor for Rushaki and Mwanjari wards between 2001-2011.