POLICE in Kabwe have arrested one person in connection with the brutal murder of detective sergeant Joseph Mumba of Kasanda Police Station last month.
Sergeant Mumba was murdered by unknown people after he was abducted along with a female colleague.
The woman was raped, maimed and left for dead at the defunct Kabwe Mine.
Central Province commissioner of police, Lombe Kamukoshi, said in an interview yesterday: “We are making steady progress into the brutal murder of our officer. We now have a suspect in our custody and have intensified the manhunt for the other two suspects who are on the run.”
She said the woman, who was battling for her life at Kabwe General Hospital, is out of danger.