Copperbelt based musician Macky 2 of the Alpha Entertainment studios has been arrested for copper ore theft.
The police are also in hot pursuit of two other musicians a Kanene and Tana.
It is not yet clear if the Kanene is the famous general Kanene.
Copperbelt police commanding officer Martin Malama has confirmed that Macky 2 is already in custody.
The police chief said Kanene and Tana have been asked to surrender themselves
Macky 2 is the musician who sang Ndimupondo, I am a criminal.