Police in Rukungiri District are holding a 25 year old man for allegedly raping his grandmother.
Julius Kamusiime (25) of Muyanja Cell in Kyamakanda Parish Buyanja sub county allegedly raped his grandmother Norah Bakiziire (74) .
The suspect who was arrested on the 28th of December 2014 after he allegedly committed the crime on the 25th of December, 2014.
According to Police, Kamusiime attacked his grandmother at her home and raped her.
He was found in the act by residents who were attracted to the scene by Norah’s cries for help.
Kamusiime managed to escape then before he could be apprehended.
However, residents were shocked to learn that Kamusiime returned to Norah’s home on the night of December 26, broke into her house and raped her again.
Rwakitwe Katabazi , the area Local council chairperson, says that Kamusiime is a well known drug addict and has been on several occasions been linked to the theft of properties in the area.
The officer in charge of the criminal investigations department of Police in Rukungiri district James Kamugisha says that the suspect is being held at Rukungiri Police station pending investigations into the matter.