Police in Lusaka have arrested Sergeant Patrick Chewe for allegedly shooting his wife Lines Tembo during a heated argument. Confirming the incident, Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga says Sergeant Patrick Chewe of Army Apollo Camp Lusaka West used AK 47 rife to shoot his 39-year-old wife. Mr Hamoonga says the cause of the shooting has not yet been established but investigations are underway. He adds that Sergeant Chewe, 41, shot his wife in the chest and on the left lower ribs using AK 47.
Mr. Hamoonga says the suspect is in Police custody and the firearm was recovered while the body of the deceased is lying in the University Teaching Hospital Mortuary. See graphic photos below;