By Ahmed Matovu
BUIKWE: The territorial Police in Buikwe district have in custody a 29-year-old man alleged to have poured hot water in the wife’s genitals.
Enanga Fred, the Police Spokesperson has identified the suspect as Mugerwa Muhammad, a boda boda rider, and a resident of Bulenga village, Kikwayi Parish, Ngonwe sub-county in Buikwe district.
According to Enanga, Mugerwa suspected his wife Nakazi Gertrude, 25, of infidelity after spending a night outside their marital home, on 19.10.2022 and returned the following day of 20.10.2022, at around 9pm.
The police spokesperson says that the suspect developed an intention of inflicting serious injuries on his wife, as a form of punishment.
”He timed when his wife was deep asleep, and boiled hot water, which he poured in the genitals of his wife, thus, causing very severe injuries and lacerations on her private parts and body surroundings,” Enanga said.
The victim was rushed to Kawolo Hospital for treatment and her husband arrested.
Enanga asked the public to desist from such acts and solve their aggrievedness amicambly.