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Husband arrested over wife murder

By IGIHE
On 29 April 2021 at 07:39

Police in Rutsiro district have arrested a man identified as Jean Pierre Uwimana suspected of killing her wife, Vestine Nyirabajyambere hitting her with firewood on the head.

The incident took place last night around 9:30 pm in Muremure village, Kirwa cell, Murunda sector in Rutsiro district of western Province.

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has via Twitter handle revealed that the man who escaped after committing the crime is detained at Murunda Police Station as investigation is underway.

It is said that the man was fighting with his wife who accused him of wasting household resources to a cohabiting wife.

If convicted of intentional murder, the man is liable to life sentence as per Rwanda’s Penal Code.


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