Mtendere man murdered by suspected mental patient
Written by admin on May 26, 2020
A 44-year-old man of Lusaka’s Mtendere compound has died after allegedly being attacked by a mental patient in Shibili village, Chongwe District.
Esther Katongo, the Zambia Police Spokesperson confirmed the death to Capital FM News and identified the deceased as Chama Mpundu and the suspect as Royd Chiyola.
Mrs Katongo said the deceased is reported to have accompanied his friend Edwin Saili of Garden House area to Chongwe to visit his relatives but whilst there, they were attacked by the suspect a relative to Saili.
She explains that he sustained head injuries from a piece of wood,which is alleged to have been used in the act and that his body is in Chongwe Hospital mortuary while the suspect is in police custody.