Police in Kyankwanzi have arrested a man on allegations of hacking his wife after suspecting her of cheating on him using a secret simcard.
The deceased has been identified as Muhawimaana Fransina, 27 and is allegedly to have been murdered by her husband, Nayebare Amon a 28-year old.
Racheal Kawala, the region police spokesperson narrated that the incident occurred in the wee hours of Tuesday at about 1:00am at the couple’s home in Kijubya village, Byerima sub-county, Kyankwanzi district.
Preliminary findings indicate that the two have been married for about three years, with a girl child of about one and a half years.
It is also reported that the deceased had two other children fathered by another man before getting married to the suspect.
Kawala says, trouble ensued after the couple had a quarrel at around 1:00am over a simcard that Nayebare suspected Muhawimaana had been using to communicate with another alleged lover.
Following the murder incident, police arrested the deceased’s husband to aid investigations.
Kawala urged victims of domestic violence to always report to relevant authorities to avoid such scenarios from happening.