Shame as a young girl killed after rape in Kigali


A young girl was found dead naked in Gatsata Sector, Nyamabuye shrub located in outskirts of Kigali City this morning.

Eyewitnesses say the deceased was last accompanied by three men on his way back home last night.

It is alleged a passer-by heard the girl screaming for a help and intervened in vain for these men had already raped and killed the girl.

Police Spokesperson in Kigali City, SSP Emmanuel Hitayezu confirms the news claiming police are investigating the case for further details.

“We got news last night that a young girl aged 20 is found dead naked in a shrub in Gatsata Sector. We have so far arrested three suspects for investigation” SSP Hitayezu told Ukwezi.

SSP Hitayezu added the corpse was sent to Kacyiru Police affiliated hospital for premortem.

Police urges public to early report similar cases for proactive measures.

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