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A 29-year old Ugandan man arrested for allegedly raping 84-year old grandmother


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By Bonny Apunyu

In what has reportedly left resident in a village in central Uganda in big shock, a 29-year-old man in Bukabi village, Kammengo Sub-county has been arrested by Police for allegedly raping his 84-year-old grandmother, Uganda’s Daily Monitor reported Sunday.

According to reports,  the suspect was arrested last Tuesday after police rescued him from angry residents who wanted to lynch him. Daily Monitor reported that a police preliminary investigation revealed that the man is suspected to have previously raped more than 20 women. 

Mr John Birimuntumbwe, the officer in charge of criminal investigations department at Kammengo Police Post, called upon the public to partner with the police to curb crimes.