THE BRUTAL murder of an 80-year-old man on Christmas day
has left a village in southern Uganda reeling in shock.
According to Daily
Monitor, Joseph Sonko was brutally attacked in his home in Byabuku village
in Buikwe District.
The motive for the attack was unclear, but the report
states that the madala’s body was chopped into pieces. His head, hands,
intestines and private parts were found stashed in a plastic bag.
Five people have since been detained in connection with
the horrific murder.
Ssezibwa Region cop spokeswoman, Hellen Butoto was quoted
in the story as saying: “We have five suspects following the brutal murder of
that 80-year-old man and these suspects, who are all from the same village,
will help us with our investigations.”