POLICE in Lusaka have retrieved bodies of a boy and man who drowned in a swimming pool at an amusement park in Lusaka.
The 17-year-old boy, identified as Aaron Manda of Kabanana township, is believed to have drowned in the swimming pool around 11:30 hours last Friday.
Police deputy spokesperson Rae Hamoonga said in an interview yesterday that Aaron was a pupil at Highland School in Lusaka’s Kabanana township.
At the same time, police retrieved the body of Stanley Mumba, who was aged 21.
Mr Hamoonga said both bodies are in the University Teaching Hospital mortuary.
Meanwhile, police in Lusaka picked up a day-old baby girl in Garden township, which was dumped at Justin Kabwe School.
“The baby is currently admitted to UTH D-block. We currently do not have details of the baby or the person who dumped it,’’ Mr Hamoonga said.
Police suspect the baby was dumped between 18:00 hours and 20:00 hours on Saturday.