Police in Lumbadzi have arrested two men for allegedly killing Davie Charles, 41 who hailed from Kabwazi village Traditional authority Njolomole in Ntcheu on suspicious that he broke into the chicken kraal where he wanted to steal.
Lumbadzi Police Spokesperson Felix Kwinyani said that the owner of the kraal saw the suspect through his house window and started chasing him up until a watch man at Chinkhuti Community Day Secondary School joined the chase.
Kwinyani said the two suspects started assaulting Charles (now deceased) as he showed some resistance of being arrested.
“When the matter was reported to Lumbadzi Police, medical forms were issued and Charles was taken to Chinkhuti Health Center where he was refered to Kamuzu Central Hospital where he died upon receiving treatment, ” he added.
Postmortem results indicated that death was due to traumatic brain injury and chest hemothorax.
The two are; Chikumbutso Chipala 41, comes from Chiwaliwali village, traditional authority Kalumo in Ntchisi and Jeremiah Phiri 36, hails from Chiluzi village, traditional authority Mkukula in Dowa.