By JOHN SAKALA
POLICE in Lusaka have arrested Bridget Mumba 18, for dipping the hand of her niece in a pot of boiling water.
Musonda of unmarked house number in Garden house, was arrested for dipping the right hand of her 8-year-old niece in a pot of boiling water.
Acting Police Spokesperson Danny Mwale said Musonda had burnt her niece after she was alleged to have stolen a K20.00.
Mr Mwale said the incident had occurred yesterday around 16:00 hours in Garden house area.
“The juvenile sustained burns on her right hand and was rushed to Kanyama Clinic for treatment while the suspect is in Police custody,” he said.