Unknown criminals on Tuesday night killed a 30-year-old man near Maya market in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Kachere in Dedza. Dedza deputy police publicist Cassim Manda has identified the deceased
as Moses Dick from Maya village, T/A Kachere in the district.
According to Manda, Dick was attacked and killed on his way home from the village’s trading centre where he run a business.
“Dick used to sell dried fish and on the night of the ordeal at around 7 o’clock unknown criminals attacked and assaulted him to death. But surprisingly, all his belongings were found on the scene,” said Manda.
Police have since established investigation on the matter.
In a related development, police in Dedza have arrested three men suspected to have brutally murdered their 70 year old uncle whom they accused of practising witchcraft.
Manda identified the three as Wiscot Mwalim 19 , Dandaulani Nyamulani 25 and Jailosi Mwalim 24 all from Mpango village T/A Kasumbu in the