Masaka Couple Arrested for Murder

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Police have arrested a couple in Masaka in connection to the death of Vincent Mwanje, a resident of Kateera village in Kibinge Sub County. The suspects are Godfrey Ssegirinya and his wife Norah Nabadda from Kateera village. The couple was picked up this morning to answer for the death of Mwanje, early yesterday. Steven Etyang, Masaka Deputy Criminal Investigations Officer says that Ssegirinya assaulted Mwanje and hit a nail in his head when he found him talking to Nabadda on Thursday evening. He says that Mwanje was rushed to Masaka Referral Hospital but died of excessive loss of blood and injuries he sustained during the fight with Ssegirinya. Etyang says that Ssegirinya has been arrested to face murder charges, while his wife will help police with investigations. Ssegirinya admits fighting with Mwanje but denies killing him. The couple has been detained at Masaka central police station.

 

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