A 33 year old clearing agent of Nakonde border post has been arrested by police for allegedly shooting dead his wife and her alleged lover.
The sad incident which happened in Zambia has left many people in tears. It was gathered that the suspect identified as Peter Siwale of Lusaka’s Mean wood phase 2 area allegedly shot dead his wife identified as Charity Namuko aged 30 and another man identified as Andrew Chibesa aged 27 years old.
The man who had accused his wife of cheating, trailed the duo where he caught them in a romantic position. Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo has conformed the development to Mwebantu in a statement today and says the incident happened yesterday between 18:00 and 19:00 hours in Meanwood.
“Brief facts of the matter are that the suspect trailed the victims who are both teachers at a named school in Kaunda Square to some place in mean wood using a friends motor vehicle where he saw them in a romantic state.
"He then picked the two who he took to his home where he is alleged to have shot both of them dead in the presence of his children,” Katongo says.
His wife sustained a wound on the right shoulder and right side of the chest while the other victim sustained a wound on the left side of the chest.
The suspect later went to the neighbor with the children and requested that he be taken to the police.” Katongo says a pump action shotgun has been recovered from the scene with three empty cartridges.
“The suspect is detained in Police custody while the bodies of the deceased are in UTH mortuary awaiting postmortem,” says Katongo SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>