Auntie dips hand of niece in boiling water

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.

The Independent Observer

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