A Traditional healer commonly known as Omega in Chipungu village in Chief Putas area in Chienge has allegedly raped his 35 year old female patient when she sought treatment.
Luapula Province police commissioner Hudson Namachila confirmed the incident to ZANIS in Nchelenge, yesterday.
Mr. Namachila says the victim as Beatrice Kunda adding that the matter was reported to Chienge police by her elder sister Beatrice Mwewa 55 of the same abode
He said the incident took place on August 16, 2017 at around 16:00hours at Mwewas house when the suspect was called the victim who apparently had been sick but only to allegedly rape her.
Mr Namachila said the victim sustained injuries on her private parts and a swollen neck in the ordeal.
The Police commissioner said no arrests have been made so far as the suspect is on the run.