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In Zambia. A wife together with three of her relatives have been arrested for murdering her husband in cold blood following a marital dispute.

Zambia police deputy spokesperson Danny Mwale said the husband, Simon Banda was found lying dead in pool of blood with a deep cut on the side of his mouth.

Mwale said the victim had picked a quarrel with his wife Alice Chipaya on the night of July, 2nd after he went for drinking in Ntchute area in Chongwe district.

“Mr Banda was found dead in his house where he was sleeping with his wife and three others. Police officers who visited the scene found the deceased lying in a pool of blood with a deep cut on the left side of the mouth. Initial investigations revealed that the deceased had a quarrel with his wife after coming back from a drinking spree,” he said.

Police took the body for a postmortem while the wife and the three relatives have been arrested.

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