A woman whose age has not been established but only identified as Kawanga of Humphrey Mulemba Villa in Solwezi is on the run after allegedly killing the husband following a fight.
North Western Province Deputy Commissioner of Police Dr. Fred Mulenga revealed that the incident is believed to have happened on Friday around 21 hours and was reported on Saturday by Mr. Joseph Chaila aged 37 of Mulemba Villa that Joe Kawanga aged 30 was found laying dead in his house.
He said Police visited the scene and found the deceased body was still laying on the blanket in side the house.
“The body was inspected and physical injuries where observed such as bruises, teeth bite on the chest and on the right hand,” he said .
He said brief facts are that on Friday at around 21 hours , the deceased fought with his wife Mrs. Kawanga who left home as a result of the same fight.
“A Docket of murder has since been opened and no arrest been made as the whereabouts of the wife is not known while the body of the deceased has been deposited in Solwezi General Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem, “he said .