A man identified as Sinarumaze Jacques, 56, resident of Njambwe village, Gahungeri cell of Gitambi sector in Rusizi district has been killed by unidentified thugs after stabbing him in the neck and hands yesterday evening.
Harerimana Shikama, the first immediate neighbor of the deceased who reached the murder site has told IGIHE that he saw the deceased with a ripped neck on reaching there.
“The old man survived on cutting and selling firewood. He was stabbed on the neck and hands. The killers also cut out pockets of the deceased’s trousers and took them away,” he said.
The executive secretary of Gitambi sector, Niwemugeni Marie Claire has told IGIHE that the incident took place yesterday.
“It is true; we have learnt that the incident took place yesterday around 6:45 pm but no suspect has been arrested for involvement in his death,” she said.
Sinarumaze leaves seven orphans and a widow.
- Rusizi district headquarters