By Kabuye Ronald
Greater Masaka region police has spoken out on the Wednesday night murder that happened at Kimanya B murder where a suspect was identified and arrested.
According to the region police spokesperson ASP Muhammad Nsubuga, the murder was as a result of domestic violence orchestrated and executed by the husband to the deceased only identified as Moze who has since been arrested.
“An unfortunate incident in which Nalubega Joan Nalongo, 23, a resident of Kimanya ”B” LCI, Kimanya ward, Kimanya Kabonera Division in Masaka city, was killed last night by her husband, identified as Moze following a domestic fight. The victim was stabbed in the neck with a broken beer bottle, and she bled to death. The two first had a quarrel from their drinking joint that ended in a fight after they got home.” Said ASP Muhammmad
”Our response team led by the OC station Masaka, responded immediately after getting information at 3am, but found when the victim had died. They arrested the suspect and also conveyed the body of the deceased to Masaka Referral hospital for a postmortem. Further investigations are ongoing.” He added
He thus urged the public to disregard claims that the murder is linked to the vicious killings by panga wielding assailants who have so taken 27 innocent lives in the region.