Residents of Nombe B cell Kashare, Kashari North county Mbarara district have today morning killed a 65 year old woman after murdering her 6 grandchildren and her biological daughter in cold blood yesterday evening.
Lydia Kyomuhangi picked her grandchildren from their parents put them in the kitchen, bought them soda and biscuits.
She went on to the main house cut her husband George Hangamisho with a panga living him in critical conditions, she preceded to another bedroom where her mad daughter one Annet Kyomukama 25 was tied on a chain and cut her to death.
Kyomuhangi also went back to the kitchen and cut to death all the six grandchildren using a panga and disappeared but was early today morning also lynched by a mob.
The deceased have been identified by police as Osbert Nuwamanya 8yrs, Oscar Tarimweba 5yrs, mercy Owomugisha of 6months, Claire Ankunda 5yrs, Addela orishaba of 9months, Apophia kanshabe 10yrs.
Samson Kasasira –the Rwizi region police spokesperson says that 8 bodies were brought to Mbarara Regional Feferral Hospital for post mortem as the seriously injured mzee Hangamisho George is fighting for his life.
Kasasira adds that the Kyomuhangi had a mental problem that could have forced her to commit the act.