Rukungiri police stranded with juvenile decomposing body

RUKUGIRI- Police in Rukungiri are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of an unidentified female juvenile whose body was discovered decomposing wrapped in a sack at Nyarwanya village Burora parish Nyarushanje sub county in Rukungiri district.   According to kigezi region police spokesperson ASP Elly Maate It’s alleged that, on Saturday 19/11/ 2022 at around 6 :00 pm, at the above village  a group of juveniles moved to Nyarwambu stream located at Ntungamo Rukungiri districts border to collect firewood and while there smelt a decomposing creature which they later saw wrapped up in sacks.   Maate says the juveniles spread the information and it reached the area Chairperson LC 1 Mr  Barigye Thomas who upon arrival at the scene, opened the sacks and found a decomposing body of a female juvenile around 08 to 10 years.   A number of residents gathered but the deceased was not identified prompting the Chairperson to report to Police at Kiyenje Police Post for further management.   Police notes that the Scene of crime was visited and documented, body was taken to Rwakabengo Health Center III awaiting identification and Postmortem to ascertain the actual cause of the death as Inquiries continue.