Drama ensued at Bulyampidi Village, Imanyiro Sub-county in Mayuge District in eastern Uganda when a 40-year-old married man was forced to marry a cow he was allegedly caught red-handed with.
The suspect, a father-of-three, is said to have left his wife in the house on Saturday night and went to the home of his neighbour, Ronald Kikeire where he was allegedly caught mounting his cow.
Kikeire is said to have found the suspect half-naked at about 5am.
The suspect wanted to flee the scene but was reportedly pinned down by Kikeire who was armed with a machete and threatened to cut him.
the owner of the cow is said to have confiscated the suspect’s pants and raised an alarm that attracted villagers and Local Council officials.
The suspect was then arraigned before the LC1Court chaired by Mr Martin Ngobi, where he pleaded guilty to the offence.