Police in Kalulushi are holding a woman that has been going round churches to steal hand bags.
Police sources in Kitwe who confirmed the development today, said Bertha Chuulu 27 years of Mindolo Natwange (MN) had been targeting churches in Kitwe and Kalulushi stealing hand bags and money.
Sources said police managed to trace Chuulu after she sold a stolen phone to someone that reported her to the police station.
Sources said that Chuulu was found home with her two kids and a nine year old niece whom she had been sending to get people’s hand bag.
Sources said police found chuulu’s bedroom with a lot of different types of hand bags which she admitted, saying that she sold some of them in order to earn a living.
Sources disclosed that there were 47 Cell phones in the stolen hand bags and 35 hand bags have been discovered.
Chuulu is in police custody and will appear in Court tomorrow.