SULU local court Store room in Mongu district of Western province which is situated off Limulunga road has been partially burnt.
Police Spokesperson and also PF Cadre Esther Mwaata Katongo said the storeroom is used to keep old records of court proceedings.
Katongo has revealed that the fire was spotted in the early hours of today around 04:00 hours by people in the neighborhood who rushed to the scene and managed to put out the fire.
“Petrol was used in setting the fire. Investigations have been instituted. We would like to commend the people in the neighborhood for being responsible citizens and for exhibiting patriotism,” Katongo has said.