A woman in Arua identified as Mary Recho Asianzu murdered her husband a one Rogers Mundua, 35 years old, an accountant and resident of the same place following domestic violence April 10th at 4:00am in their home at Ewanyapa cell.
According to police, it’s alleged that the couple went out to celebrate Easter at Carnival Pub in Ediofe trading centre, a suburb in Arua City, and upon their return to home at around 2:00am, they had a misunderstanding which resulted in to a fight.
“In the process, the woman pushed her husband and he fell down, she got a saucepan and hit him around the ribs severally and became unconscious. He was rushed to Arua Regional Referral hospital at around 3:30 am for treatment from where he died at 4:00am,” West Nile Police spokesperson Josephine Angucia said.
Witnesses also revealed that the couple, which have two children, have been fighting severally, and have been settling their matters at home with relatives from both sides.
Further investigation reveals that the couple’s domestic violence had escalated after the wife took away their two children to shield them from their constant fights, causing further misunderstanding between them.
The two were residents of Ediofe Ewanyapa cell, Komite Ward, Ayivu West division, Arua city.
The woman was arrested and currently kept in police custody in Arua.