A man has been arrested for allegedly beheading his wife, Sharon Kansiime, in a domestic brawl on Wednesday night.
Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, said Joseph Mpuluriza picked a quarrel with Kansiime over unknown reasons and in the scuffle used a machete to chop off her head.
Later the residents but the husband up severly and left him half dead. He was later rushed to Mulago Hospital with heavy police guard.
Mpuluriza has been charged with murder as police pieces up clues to understand what could have triggered the incident.
Onyango also cautioned public against mob action saying if Mpuluriza dies, the motive and cause of the incident would not be known.
Criminal Records of 2018 show 14,450 people were killed or injured through domestic wrangles across the country. Of these, 210,478 were female adults, 873 were male adults, and 541 were male juveniles and 558 female juveniles.