Now, ZAWA officers arrested

Now, ZAWA officers arrested

File photo: ZAWA officers, their work has now become more difficult

POLICE in Mumbwa have arrested 12 Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) officers alleged to have killed a suspected poacher and dumping his body in the crocodile-infested Kafue River recently.

Central Province commissioner of police, Solomon Jere said in Kabwe yesterday that the ZAWA officers were being held to assist with investigations into the death of Dozen Namenda.

“I can confirm that police have detained 12 ZAWA officers in Mumbwa for allegedly shooting dead a suspected poacher whose body was later dumped in the crocodile-infested river,” Dr Jere said.

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