The regional police spokesperson for Rwenzori east, ASP Nelson Tumushime identifies the suspect as Cpl. Serdick Nickson Kamara, attached to Rubirizi Central police station in Rubirizi district.
in Kasese District are holding one of their own for shooting his wife dead.
The fatal shooting happened
in Burambira cell Kikongo ward, Rugendabara town council.
The regional police
spokesperson for Rwenzori east, ASP Nelson Tumushime identifies the suspect as
Cpl. Serdick Nickson Kamara, attached to Rubirizi Central police station in
Kamara reportedly shot his
wife 28-year-old Zureha Muhindo at around 6:00 PM killings her instantly after
developing a misunderstanding.
Tumushime says they have
already started investigations to establish details of the incident.
"True, we have arrested
the officer for killing his wife, we have already launched our investigations
into the incident to get more details,” Tumushime confirmed to URN
Joseph Thembo one of
the locals who was at a nearby shop at the time of the incident said they
heard gun shots emerging from the house and reaching there they found
Muhindo lying in a pool of blood as the husband was already escaping from the house.
Medius Masika, another
resident, said the policeman believed his wife had been unfaithful to their
She says on occasions
the two would have confrontations even in public.
Luka Kiiza, the
deceased’s uncle has asked the police to expedite the investigation sand ensure the
culprit is punished according to the laws.
Basaija is a graduate of Uganda Christian University (UCU-Mukono) holding a Bachelors Degree in Mass Communication.
He also boosts of numerous training's in communication studies.
Before joining URN, he had served as Documentation personnel, Field news reporter, Radio presenter and News Editor.
Basaija is a social critic and a young farmer.
He believes in writing for social change.
At URN Basaija is incharge of Bundibugyo, Bunyangabu and Kasese Districts.