CCTV footage during murder of Chinese couple in Mumbwa.
Two Chinese nationals (couple) were murdered by unknown people in their shop in Mumbwa District.
Central Province Police Commissioner Chola Katanga said the incident happened between Tuesday around 18:00 hours and Wednesday around 04:30 hours.
He identified the deceased as Zuming Hu aged 49 (wife) and her husband Jinrong Yon aged 53 who were running a shop called Sun Share opposite Radian Stores in Mumbwa.
Katanga said the attackers entered the shop using the back door and murdered the deceased using suspected sharp objects which were sold in the shop and fled with undisclosed amount of property.
He said a member of the public identified as Kelvin Munyikwa discovered the couple laying in a pool of blood in their shop this morning around 04:30 hours.
Katanga said the couple sustained deep cuts on the bodies.
And Katanga said police have instituted investigations into the matter.