A woman in Ibanda killed her step daughter aged 13 with poison she had prepared to kill her husband.
The deceased took it inadvertently as syrup after developing headache and wanted to use her father’s medicine.
With transferred malice established, suspect to be charged with murder, said CID spokesperson Charles Twiine.
Separately, police in Iganga rescued a 4-year-old boy from the hands of bad guys that had kidnapped him apparently for ritual sacrifice.
Three suspects were arrested; a man and two ladies.
One of them attempted suicide by taking poison but was saved by Police Medical officer.