A second year student of Chitambo College of Nursing in Chitambo District, Central Province, has been killed by her boyfriend.
Central Province Police Chief Chola Katanga has confirmed the development to freelance in a telephone interview.
The Central Police Chief has identified the deceased as Mapalo Masiku, 21, a second year student of Chitambo College of Nursing and of House Number 351, Mikomfwa Township, Copperbelt Province.
Katanga says the incident happened on 13th December, 2020 between 12:00 and 13:00 hours within the nearby bush of Chitambo College of Nursing when Mapalo Masiku the deceased was murdered by her boyfriend.
It is alleged that the deseaced had a sour relationship with her boyfriend which led to her death.
The body of the deceased has since been deposited at Chitambo Mission Mortuary awaiting postmortem.
Meanwhile, the Central Province Police Chief has revealed that the suspect in the murder case of Mapalo Masiku, a boyfriend, has died after hanging himself at Chito Area, about 18 Kilometers from the scene of crime, Chitambo College of Nursing.
The assailant, Mwika Kaluwayo, who had completed his course at Chitambo College of Nursing of unmarked House of Low density Area in Serenje was found hanging to a tree at Chito Area in Chitambo District.