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Homicide in Chingola: Woman Murdered, Daughter Injured


Woman has been found killed in her house while her 10-year-old daughter was sustaining injuries made by unknown people in Chingola.

The deceased has been identified as 31-year-old Rabecca Mwape Mutambo of Chikopa Loop area.

An unknown object has been used as a murder weapon, according to Danny Mwale, acting police spokesperson.

“The juvenile is currently admitted to Nchanga General Hospital while the body of the deceased is in Nchanga General Hospital Mortuary awaiting postmortem.  Police have instituted investigations into the matter,” Mwale said.

Also yesterday a 80-year-old man in Isoka District of Muchinga Province was shot dead by unknown group of people.

“A homemade gun, muzzle loader is believed to have been used. The body of the deceased is in Isoka District Hospital awaiting postmortem and investigations have been launched.

Meanwhile, two criminals one dressed in a Military uniform and armed with a pistol broke into a farm house and stole two shot guns…valued at K20, 000. The incident happened on 27th March, 2019 at around 19:00 hours in Lusaka West, Mumbwa Road. We are calling upon members of the public to be on the lookout and report any suspicious looking persons to the nearest police station,” Mwale noted.


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