A love between a 26- time-old wedded bar lady of Luanshya and her 23- time-old nut has ended in gashes as the two are now lead suspects in the contended murder of the woman’s hubby.
Loveness Mwansa and her swain Ben Sichali, a caretaker have been picked up for questioning by police to help with examinations after Kelvin Chanda was set up unconscious at home and latterly pronounced dead by health authorities.
Mr Chanda, jobless is believed to have failed in unclear circumstances and now his family Ian Chanda suspects foul play.
Police still, await posthumous examination results to determine as to what could have caused the death of Mr Chanda.
Copperbelt Province Commanding Officer Sharon Zulu said police have recorded a case of suspected murder after the family of the departed reported the incident which passed between July 18th and 19th this time.
“ detail data of the matter are that on on Tuesday this week, at 0700 hours Francis Chewe, the kinsman to the departed decided to go to the couple’s home to check on Mr Chanda and when he reached the house, he set up Ms Mwana. When Mr Chewe asked for his kinsman, he was told by the woman
that he was still sleeping as they slept veritably late the former night, ” she said.
Ms Zulu said that Mr Chewe is said to have left, but that he decided to sit at a near shop and after some time he saw people visiting his kinsman’s house.
“ When he inquired what was passing, he was told that his kinsman wasn’t alright. He also rushed there and when he entered the house, he set up Mr Chanda laying unconscious on the bottom in the sitting room, ” she said.
She said that Mr Chewe told police that while in the house, he saw Ben come out of his relatives bedroom and that latterly, Mr Chanda, the now deceased was rushed to the clinic where he was pronounced dead on appearance.
“ Police have since picked up Ms Mwansa and Mr Sichali to assit with the examinations. When officers visited the scene of crime, they audited the body completely and set up a black patch around the left eye of thedeceased.The body has ago been conveyed to Thomson District Hospital Mortuary awaiting post mortem to ascertain the factual cause of death, ” she said.