Police in Isoka district in Muchinga Province are looking for a suspected sniper Jack Siwale who shot and wounded Beston Siwale of Mulefu Village in chief Kafwimbi’s area.
Muchinga Province Police Commissioner Chola Katanga confirmed the development to ZANIS in Isoka today.
Commissioner Katanga narrated that Swale on the material date wilfully and unlawfully shot a 54 year old Siwale on suspicion that he was practicing witchcraft.
Mr Katanga further stated that a home made gun muzzle loader was allegedly to have been used.
He revealed that the victim sustained gunshot wounds on the left hand, lower part of the chest and fractured left hand.
Mr Katanga said according to the report gathered from community members , the victim was suspected to be practicing witch craft hence the move to eliminate him by Siwale whose whereabouts is currently not known.
According to Katanga, the victim is currently admitted at Isoka distri