FUGITIVE WITCH-FINDER, JUSTINE MAZIMBA OF MBALA DISTRICT WHO TRESPASSED ON A BURIAL PLACE AND TEMPERED WITH A DEAD BODY HAS BEEN NABBED.
Northern Province police Divisional Criminal Investigations Officer, Mubita Nawa confirmed this to Mano News today, saying Mazimba 32 was nabbed in Mpika on board a Juldan Bus on his way to Lusaka.
Mr. Nawa disclosed that Justine Mazimba who was on the run after exhuming a body of a two-year old boy and cut-off his head, the two arms and legs was arrested after a tip-off from members of the public.
Late last week, Police in Mbala District arrested two men namely Kennedy Mwenda 32 of Mpulungu’s Chinakila village, Borniface Silupwa 52 of Pokwe for trespassing on a burial place and tempering with a dead body.
The duo assisted a witch finder, Justine Mazimba 32 in exhuming a body of a two-year old boy and cut-off his head, the two arms and legs.
And police stated that the bizarre incident which happened in Chief Chinakila’s area is contrary to Section 130 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the laws of Zambia.