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Soldier kills cop wife, self

CHAMBO NG’UNI and SILUMESI MALUMO, Kabwe
A 42-YEAR-OLD military officer at Chindwin Barracks in Kabwe has killed himself after shooting dead his wife, who was a police officer, following a marital dispute.Warrant officer class one Pethias Mwape, who was in charge of the military police at Kohima Barracks, allegedly shot his wife, constable Esther Mulobwa, 33, between 21:30 hours and 22:00 hours on Wednesday.
Central Province commissioner of police Joel Njase said in an interview yesterday that Mwape shot his wife with a pistol during a domestic squabble in their house.http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/

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