12-Year-old Boy Held For Killing 14-year-old Girl

Police is holding a 12 year old juvenile suspected to have killed 14 year old Ramla Isaka at a neighbour’s house in Wabigalo church zone, Makindye on Tuesday night.

Rayn Sekabera and Ramla were watching television at a neighbour’s house when Ramla stepped on Rayn hence the ensuing fight that led to the death of the juvenile.

Ryan in a statement to Police, indicated that Ramla had stepped on him and after he had warned her, she threatened to fight with him.

Ryan says he stood up and began fighting with her only to accidentally push her down the staircase.
The penal code makes anyone above the age of 12years liable in case of murder, assault and other related charges while one is liable for sexual offenses above the age of 14.

According to Patrick Onyango the Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Ramla was pushed and rolled down the steps several times and died instantly.

Ramla’s body was rushed to Mulago hospital for post mortem. The 12 year old is being held at Kisugu Police post pending transfer to a juvenile detention center and investigations into the incident.

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