Police in Sheema are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a 21 year old man identified as Diphas Arinda.
The deceased was yesterday at around 8:30pm found dead in the house of his girlfriend identified as Provia Ashabahebwa in Rugarama village, Rwamutojo, Sheema central division, Sheema district.
It is alleged that Ashabahebwa used a hoe to hit the deceased’s head which led to his death.
Residents alarmed police who intervened immediately and the body was taken to Kabwohe health center 1V for postmortem.
SP Martial Tumusiime the Greater Bushenyi Police Spokesperson confirmed that Ashabahebwa is now detained at Kabwohe police station as investigations into the matter continues.
Tumusiime said that when investigations are complete, Ashabahebwa will be charged with murder.
He advised the public to be careful when dealing with relationship matters especially during this Christmas season.