2 butchermen arrested over beheading of a businessman in Kasungu

Police in Kasungu have arrested two butchermen at Santhe Trading Centre in connection to the beheading of a businessman, Tiyese Kazinga last week in the district.

Businessman Kazinga who was buying and selling goats was murdered at Thasa Village in the area on the night of March 3, and his headless body was found dumped in a forest reserve.

According to Kasungu police spokesperson, Joseph Kachikho the two suspects, Eliko Chimangeni, 30 and Alfred Funsani, 35, were arrested following a call log.

Kachikho: The two were arrested after Police followed call logs

"Police investigations revealed that, Kazinga on the fateful day received a calls from the two suspects that they had goats for sell and he left his home but never returned until it was discovered that he was murdered," said Kachikho.

Eliko Chimangeni hails from Kawalika Village while Alfred Fusani hails from Chantama village both from Traditional Authority Khongoni in Lilongwe District.