Nakonde, August 5, 2014, ZANIS…A SECURITY guard at Sinkamba’s warehouse in Nakonde sistrict of Muchinga Province has been shot dead by unknown criminals.
Nakonde District commissioner James Singoyi confirmed the incidence to the Zambia News and information service (ZANIS) in Nakonde today.
Mr. Singoyi identified the deceased as Perry Chungu, 52, of Chiyanga village in Chieftainess Waitwika’s area.
And Police sources have told ZANIS that Chungu was shot dead by unknown criminals who were armed with guns.
Police officers who rushed to the scene found Chungu lying in a room with a big open gun wound around the knee of his right leg.
Police officers have also picked two empty cartridges found at the scene of the crime.
The body of Chungu is lying at Nakonde District Community Hospital mortuary awaiting post- mortem and burial.
Meanwhile, Police sources further disclosed that that another man, a truck driver identified as Jefter Kabwe from Kaputa district was also attacked by the same suspected bandits who snatched K1,500 cash from him.
The police sources said no arrests have been made so far in the Kaputa theft incident.