A man identified as Jimmy Okello aged 22 was on Monday arrested in Agago district for burning his sister’s two huts after she refused to give him 1,000 shillings to buy alcohol.
The incident happened in Alela village, Alela parish in Arum Sub County.
Ben Ocaya, the Officer in charge of Omot police post said that Okello who was drunk went to his sister’s home and started asking for 1000 shillings to buy more alcohol.
Ocaya said that Okello’s unidentified sister told him that she did not have money but promised to give him later.
He said that the suspect got angry, picked a match box and set his sister’s two huts on fire adding that everything in the two huts was burnt.