Police in Samfya district have arrested a 27 year old man of Mungulube village in chief Kalasamukoso’s area for
killing his mother-in- law.
The young man is alleged to have raped his mother-in-law before killing her.
Sources told ZANIS in Samfya today that the man committed the offence
at the deceased’s farm last weekend.
They said the man killed his mother-in-law after a confrontation
ensued over raping her.
And Luapula province deputy police commissioner, Aaron Mushanga,
confirmed the incident to ZANIS in Mansa.
Mr. Mushanga said the police were holding a 27 year man identified as
Friday Mpundu in connection with investigations over the death of a 52
year old Judith Nsakanya, who was his mother-in-law.
“We have the report of a young man killing his mother in law,” he said.