19 year old man stabbed to death by wife in Kisoro


NEWS– The Police in Kisoro District are investigating circumstances under which a 19 years old man identified as Hategimana Front was stabbed with a knife by his wife.

Kigezi Regional Police Spokesman ASP Elly Maate told journalists today that Evelyn Kabagyenyi 23, a resident of Musezero village in Nyundo sub county Kisoro District, stabbed her husband as a result of aggravated domestic violence.

Maate said that the incident took place on Saturday at Musezero village after the victim, now deceased fought with the wife who ended up stabbing him on the  chest and neck with the knife over money issues killing him instantly.

Maate explained that Hategimana died at Nyeretse Afrikano’s place, a boda boda man who had gone to take him to hospital for treatment.

When the Police was informed, they rushed to the scene and examined the body, recovered the knife and took body to Kisoro General Hospital Mortuary for postmortem examination. The suspect was promptly arrested and is in custody.

A case of murder was registered at Kisoro Central Police Station under reference number CRB 657/2022 to help in further investigations.