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Third body in Makeni murder has been found

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Esther Katongo

Police in Lusaka have found another body of a Chinese national at the burnt warehouse in Makeni area.

Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed the development to ZNBC News in a statement, saying the body was found in a burnt state.

Mrs Katongo said a combined team of officers from the Zambia Police Service and the Fire Brigade retrieved the burnt body today.

One Chinese national was found murdered, while two were missing on Sunday in an incident in which a Warehouse was burnt at Blue Star Company Limited in Lusaka’s Makeni area.

Yesterday, Police discovered the second body.

The body discovered today marks an end to the search for Chinese nationals who were missing.

Blood stains at murder scene

Mrs. Katongo said among the murder victims are one female adult and two male adults and bodies are in UTH mortuary

She added that investigations have continued.

Mrs. Katongo said police have apprehended two suspects in connection with the incident and are currently in custody.

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