Kabompo man shot dead by unknown people

 Kabompo man shot dead by unknown people

By ALICE NACHILEMBE
Unknown people have shot dead a-62- year -old man of Sekeseke village in Kabompo.

Emmanuel Sekeseke was shot twice by unknown people using unknown type of firearm and died on the spot.

Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga said Police visited the scene of crime and found the victim’s body lying in a pool of blood facing upward.

Mr Hamoonga said the victim was shot at a close range of about seven meters whilst he was bathing in his grass thatched shelter.

He said one AK47 rifle empty cartridge was picked from the scene of crime.

Mr Hamoonga said police have launched a manhunt for the assailants and has warned those behind the heinous crime shall be pursued so that t they can be held accountable of their criminal acts.

“The body has been deposited at Mufumbwe District Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem,” he said.