Police in Rubanda District are investigating circumstances under which a 66 year old woman was allegedly raped and killed.
The deceased Florance Tumusiime was yesterday May 9th 2021, found dead in a garden of beans near Kabaya Catholic Church in Nyarurambi Village, Ikamiro parish in Muko Sub County, Rubanda District.
Elly Maate the Kigezi region police spokesperson said that the residents told Police that the deceased was last seen on May 8th in Nfasha Trading Center as she walked to her home.
Maate added that when the Police visited scene of crime, they established that there was a likelihood of rape after which a sharp object was inserted in her private parts which were shattered leading to over bleeding.
Maate told journalists that the Police are trying to establish the people involved in this heinous murder of an innocent old woman so that they can be arrested and charged with high degree murder.
The case of murder has since been registered at Rubanda Central Police Station under reference number CRB 200/2021 to help in the investigations.