Police have arrested a 50-year-old man for killing another he found having sex with his wife in their marital home.
The incident according to the Kampala Metropolitan Deputy police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire happened in Kiwalimu Zone, Wampewo Parish in Nangabo sub county Kasangati town council, Wakiso district on Sunday night.
“According to the area Local Council 1 of Wampewo, it is alleged a male, currently unknown, in his late 20s, was killed by one Charles Nkubi, 50 after catching him red handed having carnal knowledge with his wife, a one Nowerina Nasozi 32,” Owoyesigyire said.
The police publicist explained that after finding the two having sex in his house, Nkubi picked a big stick that he used to hit the unidentified man several times on the head and killed him instantly.
“Police responded to the scene and managed to arrest Nkubi who is currently detained at Kasaganti Police Station whereas the big stick was recovered at the scene.”
Owoyesigyire said that on interrogation, Nkubi admitted to killing the man he found having sex with his wife in their marital home because he was angry.
“The body of the deceased person has been conveyed to Mulago city mortuary for a post mortem whereas efforts to trace Nassozi, who took off, are still ongoing.”
Cases of domestic violence in Uganda have increased over the years.