Ndola woman stabs hubby to death

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Police in Ndola have arrested a woman of Twapia Township in the district for allegedly killing her husband following a marital dispute.

Musonda Mapemba, 29, is alleged to have stabbed her husband with a knife in the chest, back and neck.

Copperbelt Police Chief Charity Katanga says police officers found the lifeless body of Malama Chilando, 28, in a pool of blood.

She says the twin brother to the deceased Bwalya Chilando reported to police that his twin brother had been murdered by his wife.

“The deceased was murdered at home due to marital differences. Police visited the scene and found the body at the couple’s house with deep cuts on right side of the chest, right neck, and back. A knife is alleged to have been used,” Katanga said.

She says the suspect has been arrested and body of the deceased has since been conveyed to Ndola Teaching hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.


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