CHIPATA MAN WHO SHOT DEAD HIS SON HANDS OVER HIMSELF TO THE POLICE
Written by ClementB on August 17, 2017
A Chipata businessman who shot dead his 19 year old son on 2nd August 2017 has handed over himself to the Police.
Eastern Province Police Commissioner Alex Chilufya has told Radio Maria News today that Martin Mwale commonly known as Mr Wonderful has given himself up to Chipata Central Police Station today around 05:00 hours.
Mr Chilufya says the suspect who is currently in detention and will appear in court soon had fled to the neighboring country of Malawi.
Mr Mwale disappeared 15 days ago after he allegedly shot his son Martin Mwale on the left thigh on 2nd August 2017 around 21: 00 hours after realizing that the son had put on his mother’s pair of trousers.
The son who was also a grade 12 learner at Chipata Trades Technical Secondary School died in the early hours of the following day around 01:00 hours at Chipata Central Hospital due to excessive bleeding.