Police in Kyenjojo district are holding a 54 year old man for allegedly strangling his wife Margaret Tumushabe, for refusing to prepare food.
The officer in charge criminal investigations at Kyenjojo central police station, Mr Ibra Bataasi said preliminary investigations reveal that the suspect went to the bar at Bufunjo trading centre on Friday with the accompany of his wife.
In few moments she left the husband at the bar but the man came late at 11pm with a kilo of meat for his wife to prepare.
The wife refused to prepare since both were drunk they started fighting resulting to Tumushabe’s death.
Bataasi said that the accused will be taken to court and charged for murder. He appealed to the community to stop domestic violence.