Jilted woman caught while attempting to poison her children
03 September 2015, 08:09
Kampala - After the going getting tough and being abandoned by the father of her three children, Justine Nabulime decided to buy poison and use it to kill herself and the children.
Police in Kampala have arrested the suspect after she was caught attempting to poison the children.
Mama Nalu, a shopkeeper near Nabulime's home got suspicious when Nabulime went to her shop to buy rat poison.
''I had heard rumors from the women in our area that she had threatened to kill herself and the children after her husband, Emma Mulindwa jilted her,'' said Mama Nalu.
She added that after selling the poison to Nabulime, she followed her to her house at a distance.
Mama Nalu said that when Nabulime reached her home, she poured the poison in food which was still cooking and later started serving it to the children.
''I sounded an alarm when I saw her giving poisoned food to her children,'' said Mama Nalu.
Neighbors rushed to the scene and arrested Nabulime.
Upon arrest, she confessed that she was going to wipe out the entire family.
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