Police in Lusaka has arrested a 26-year-old woman for wounding her 43-year- old husband with a knife after a dispute.
Police spokesperson Esther Katongo confirmed in a statement to a local that Douglas Chishala of an unknown house number in Lusaka’s Misisi Compound reported that he was wounded by his wife Martha Kondowe using a knife.
She said Mr Chishala sustained a cut on the right side of the abdomen.
Mrs Katongo said the incident is reported to have occurred on Saturday at 18:43 hours within Misisi Compound after a marital dispute.
“Police in Lusaka have arrested a 26-year-old female adult for allegedly unlawfully wounding her husband with a knife,” she said
Mrs Katongo said Mr Chishala is admitted at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital while the suspect is in police custody.