A 17-year old student is on the run after he allegedly killed his 65-year-old mother in a land brawl.
According to police which has launched a hunt for the suspect, Margaret Nyabakunzi, a resident of Gakora Village in the western district of Kisoro was hit by a hoe several times on the head by suspect before she died.
The District Commander Edgar Akankwatsa said the body of the deceased was taken to Kisoro hospital for post-mortem before it was handed over to the relatives for burial.
“Any body knowing the where about of this accused boy should inform the police,” Mr Akankwatsa said.
According to relatives, there has been a long property inheritance brawl between the deceased and the accused.