UPDATE: Estranged husband charged in murder of Providence mother of 4
Bosco Tukamuhabwa. Courtesy of the Providence Police Department
By: News Staff
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Providence Police have arrested the estranged husband of a mother of four, who was found murdered in her Ontario Street apartment on Friday.
Bosco Tukamuhabwa, 46, was arrested by police on Wednesday. He is expected to appear in court, if physically able on Thursday.
Authorities say the body of Maniriho Nkinamubanzi, 44, had been there for around 24 hours in a multi-family home.
The body of Nkinamubanzi was found in a closet at the home on Ontario Street.
Social service agencies are working with the family of Nkinamubanzi, who leaves behind four children.
Major Thomas Verdi says that this is the 8th homicide in Providence this year.Police are expected to release more information on the case Monday.
The female homicide victim from 79 Ontario St. has been identified as Manirino Nkinamubanzi, age 44. Social service agencies are working with the family; detectives continue to investigate. This was the city's 8th homicide. Follow us for updates. TAV