Police in Mwinilunga district of North-Western province have launched a man hunt for suspected criminals who broke into a min-laboratory at Kanyihampa Clinic stealing equipment worth over K280, 000.
Provincial Police Commissioner Auxensio Daka who confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with ZANIS in Mwinilunga today, said unknown people broke into a min-laboratory at Kanyihampa clinic a subsidiary of Mwinilunga district Hospital over the weekend and stole one olympus light microscope worth K200, 000.
Mr. Daka said other equipment stolen include a PIMA CD4 Analyzer and one Himicue HB Analyzer valued at K80, 000 and K7, 000 respectively.
He said the suspected criminals got entry and exit into the mini-laboratory through the door.
He added that no arrest has been made but police have pick up two classified daily employees to help with investigations.