Police in Pader district is holding a 32-year old man identified as Geoffrey Kibwota for allegedly murdering his father.
Kibwota allegedly used a stick to beat to death his 64-year old father Ambrose Ocaya in Barayam Village, Latanya Sub County in Pader district on Independence Day at around 2:00 pm following a quarrel.
It’s reported that Kibwota accused his father of failing to perform a ritual to cure his sterility which has made him unable to father children.
Jimmy Patrick Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson said the police officers visited the scene of crime and took the body for a postmortem before handing it to relatives of burial.
Okema said the suspect who was taken to Latanya police post will be charged with Murder.