The Territorial Police in Aswa West Region and Gulu district, have in custody, a step brother, Rubangakene Richard, a 20 year old, peasant of Coopil village, Angaya parish, Unyama sub county in Gulu district for the Aggravated Defilement of murder by hitting of his step-sister, Agenorwat Angel, an 11 year old, pupil at Coopil Primary School in Gulu district.
The suspect on the 14.09.2023, at around 2pm, asked his step sister to go and pick plates from the house. He immediately followed her in the house, grabbed and violently defiled the victim. After the forceful sexual act, he picked a hammer and hit her head, killing her instantly. The killer weapon was recovered.
The horrific murder of the 11 year old, girl victim is a reminder of the dangers young girls face, even before their siblings. Children below the age of 12, are not mature enough to defend themselves. It is important to always keep an eye on them.
SCP Enanga Fred
19th Sept. 2023