A 33 YEAR OLD suspected pregnant woman of old Kanyama compound has allegedly been murdered by her husband using an iron bar after a marital dispute.
The deceased identified as Rosemary Nyambe of unknown house number in old Kanyama compound sustained a cut on the lower left eye and a bruised back.
Acting police Spokesperson Danny Mwale has confirmed this and said an iron bar is alleged to have been used in the act.
Mwale said the incident occurred on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at around 19:00 hours in the said compound.
“She is believed to have been four months pregnant at the time of her death,” Mwale said.
Meanwhile Mwale said the suspect identified as Boas Mukanzu is on the run and police have since launched a man hunt.
He said the body of the deceased is laying in University Teaching Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.