Father kills his son over Pork.
Police in Manafwa district, eastern Uganda have arrested a man for allegedly killing his biological son over pieces of pork.
A 42-year Anthony Namisiko is a resident of Buwamwibi village in Maefe Sub County,Manafwa district used an iron bar to hit his eight-year son only identified as Joel who is a primary one pupil at Maefe Primary,killing him instantly.
According to the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson Robert Tukei,Namisiko left eight pieces of pork in the saucepan but when he returned he found less, prompting him to hit the deceased whom he accused to have eaten the missing pork pieces.
Police was notified last evening by the suspect’s brother,Vincent Malikisi who doubles as the Gombolola International Security Officer of the area and it arrested the ruthless father who survived being lynched by angry residents who have now slashed his banana plantation plus torching his semi-permanent house.
The Manafwa resident district commission (RDC),Ahamada Washaki has visited the scene, condemned the father for killing his son over pork.