Son Strangles Mother to Death in Rukungiri district.
Police in Rukungiri are holding a man accused of strangling his mother to death.
The suspect is 27-year-old Rodgers Mujurizi, a resident of Nyamayenje cell, Ndolero ward, Southern Division in Rukungiri municipality.
He was arrested for allegedly strangling his mother identified as Rose Twesigomwe aged 60 to death.
According to the Southern Division Chairperson in Rukungiri municipality Albern Kiconco, the incident occurred on Friday in Ndolero ward, Southern Division in Rukungiri municipality.
Kiconco says that the suspects has for a long time had a mental problem and as the family members were planning to take him to Kisizi Hospital, he disappeared, entered her mother’s room and strangled her.
The Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate confirms the incident saying the deceased’s body was handed over to Kisizi Hospital for postmortem as well as the suspect to be examined medically.