A woman from Ivunjeli, Isulu Ikolomani sub-County was arrested by police after she allegedly kidnapped a 17 years old girl in an attempt to marry her to her husband.
Mary Harun, 46, is said to have kidnapped the girl from Teso North so that she could bear her husband Wycliffe Makotsi a child.
According to the local residents, the suspect has been engaging in desperate measures to bear her husband a child which included forcing underage girls to marry her husband so that they could bear him a child.
“We are not happy with what she has been doing. She is taking advantage of young vulnerable girls. We won’t allow her to come back.”
According to the area, OCPD Joseph Chesire, investigation into the matter has been launched.
“The child is underage. We’ve taken her to the hospital. We’ve commenced investigation to gather more evidence” said Chesire