An angry mob of residents in Mazabuka’s Mugoto area have burnt to death an 80 year old man suspected to be behind the death of Tema Mululuma, 65.
The incidence happened in Hamuntamba Village near Nega Nega turn off in Chikankata, Monday, in full view of Police officers and Mazabuka District Commissioner, Oliver Mulomba.
The coffin of the deceased ‘resisted’ to be buried and led the pall bearers to Alfred Moonga’s house, popularly known as Ba Pesala.
An eye witness told Byta FM that the coffin identified Moonga by hitting him and he instantly fell down.
A Police Officer tried to rescue the man but the mob of over 500 people pulled Moonga from the Council vehicle as seen in the video below and started beating him before setting him ablaze.
Police sources from Kafue confirmed the incidence, disclosing that no arrest has been made yet.
And Mugoto Ward Councilor, Lybrand Chilyobwa, who confirmed the development, says that the remains of the woman have since been buried.