Malawi police have arrested a 40-year-old man who has been terrorizing Phalombe and Mulanje districts respectively for almost a year including killing seven people in the process.
The suspect has been identified as Mukhwiri Manyamba who has been committing serious crimes in the two districts including the murders of the seven people.
South East Region Police Spokesperson, Rodrick Maida has confirmed the incident.
“Mukhwiri has been terrorizing the two districts thereby killing people and stealing assorted items since August 2021 through April 2022, “said the police spokesperson.
The suspect will appear before court to answer the charges of murder, robbery and house breaking, among others.
Mukhwiri hails from Jeke village in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Kaduya in Phalombe district.