A man identified as Justine Nkole, a police sergeant in Zambia has been arrested for shooting his wife dead after an argument.
Zambian media reports that Nkole killed his wife following a heated quarrel which arose after he accused her of sleeping with a senior Zambia Army Commander.
Nkole, 41, of house number LCA132S Army Applo camp in Lusaka west shot his wife Lines Tembo,39, in the chest and on the left lower ribs inside their compound on Thursday, September 8th.
According to Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga, the murder case was reported at Bob Brooms police post by Sergeant Justine Nkole of house N0. LCA 132S Army Apollo camp in Lusaka West around 10:50hrs.
“It was reported that Sergeant Patrick Chewe aged 41 years shot his wife Lines Tembo aged 39 years in the chest and on the left lower ribs using an AK 47 rifle and two rounds were fired.
“The accused has been arrested and a fire arm was recovered whilst the body of the deceased has been taken to the University Teaching Hospital Mortuary,” Hamoonga disclosed
Below is the woman’s body: