A man has been arrested in Uganda after he allegedly killed his wife by slitting her throat just because she planned to leave him over domestic violence.
Ronald Abola believed to be in his early 30’s in cold blood murdered 28 years old Lucy Acan, the mother of his two kids in Uganda.
According to reports the couple started co-habiting in the year 2010, however their relationship was not stable as a result of domestic violence the wife suffered many times in the hands on the husband.
“He would flog Lucy time and again,and most times she would run back home, but before long she would go back to his house, and gets beaten again” a relative told QFM on phone.
But last year the late Lucy Acan who could not stand the abuse in her marriage any more walked out of Abola’s house and began working in Gulu town leaving her husband with their two kids at Tegwana.
But Abola out of the pain of being jilted often threatened to strike back. ” he swore to Kill Lucy if she dared to walk out of his life, he even told one of our sisters ,we thought it Was a joke ” a relative said.
Last Saturday, Abola reportedly tricked his wife (as they had not formalised their divorce) that one of their kids was sick and out of love for her children she rushed to his house only to discover that it was just a plot to have her come around and she made to leave.
But her husband reportedly went wild and used a sharp panga to cut her throat five times. Lucy died instantly after bleeding profusely.
Her relatives in Bar in Lira district learnt of her death and then rushed to Gulu on. Monday where they got her cold at the mortuary.
Abola meanwhile took off but was later arrested and now in Police custody.