Two Chinese men were found guilty of killing a Zambian security guard who was working at Ukusefya Pangwena Main Arena in Mungwi District. The Kasama High Court sentenced both to death by hanging.
On September 9, 2018, Yangen Yuan, 32, and Zhao Guo Dong, 42, accused Evaristo Chileshe, 42, of stealing iron sheets and beat him up to death. The evidence showed that Chileshe died when his skull was broken by a wooden plank.
Judge Sunkutu said the State had established a prima facie case against the convicts as charged and sentenced them to death by hanging.