Bushenyi Woman arrested for killing stepdaughter


A 20years old woman  was arrested on allegations of torturing and killing her stepdaughter.

Marcial Tumusiime the greater Bushenyi police spokesperson says the suspect is  a resident of Kyanika I cell, Rutoto ward in Rubirizi District.

According to Tumusiime on the 14th of June, while in Tank Hill cell, Central ward, Bushenyi Ishaka municipality Kyokusiima beat her stepdaughter Faith Ankunda badly that she was admitted to Kampala International teaching hospital Ishaka where she died.

Tumusiime adds that after knowing that the stepdaughter had died the suspect Kyokusiima went into hiding.

Faith Amanya the Bushenyi District senior probation officer says, Kyokusiima’s case is one of the many that are happening within the District.

She says they register two cases every week, however, these are registered at the subcounties.

she, however, says they have received money for this quarter of the financial year and have planed to have sensitization programs among communities on how best they can report such incidents.