Police in Makerere is holding a medical student over allegations that he threw a girl out of a Mitchell hall window for refusing to sleep with him.
The incident occurred on Friday evening after the victim, Brenda Nakyejjwe was locked up in a room and her host tried to rape her.
Makerere Chief Security Officer (CSO) Jackson Mucungizi identified the suspect as Jeremiah Mukyemu, 26, a student of Medicine and Surgery.
According to the story, Jeremiah Mukyemu met Brenda Nakyejjwe in Wandegeya and after talking and drinking for a while, he convinced her to come and see his room at Mitchell Hall.
When they got to the room, Jeremiah tried to have sex with Brenda and when she refused, he tried to force himself on her. He realised he didn’t have condoms so he locked the girl in the room and went to buy condoms.
The girl saw a kettle and decided to boil hot water she would use in her defense when he tried to rape her again.
On his return Brenda poured her water at Jeremiah and missed, then he got violent.
What is not clear is if he threw her out or she jumped out of the window to avoid Rape.
Brenda is said to be in critical condition