Jerome Mugenyi, a 37-year-old man who this week broke the internet after he was caught in
another men’s bedroom (Michael Birungi) has been released from police custody after the complainant withdrew charges against him.
According to reports, on Sunday, 20/12/2020, a case of criminal trespass and theft of money
worth 5 million shillings plus land agreements papers was registered at Nyamitanga police station
by Birungi Michael.
Birungi Michael, 43, an accountant and resident of Kyera Cell Birere sub county in Isingiro district found
Mugenyi Jerome in his matrimonial bed n@ked and threatened to harm him with a spear out of anger.
Birungi Michael, alleges that Jerome sleeps with his wife Musiimenta Irene, a teacher at Ntare school
Mbarara, but Mugenyi Jerome also claims that Irene is a cousin sister not his lover as alleged.
According to Irene, she filed for divorce in courts of law a few months back and no longer lives with
Michael as husband and wife. She however revealed that they are just raising their two children and have not been together for the last six months.
The allegations of theft of 5 million shillings and land agreement papers were false as the land
agreement papers were found in the house. Rwizi region police spokesperson, ASP Samson Kasasira confirmed that after the involvement of both families , the complainant lost interest in the case.
He wrote an additional statement, closed the case hence police released Mugenyi Jerome.