A Traffic police officer in Ndola was yesterday severely beaten allegedly by an angry motorist he had apprehended for alleged over-speeding.
The incident happened near the golf club.
Constable Ratham Kapufi, 31, of Kawama Police Camp, was allegedly assaulted by Marks Mulumba of Lusaka.
An officer who witnessed the incident but sought anonymity said Mulumba drove at high speed after Constable Kapufi got on his vehicle.
Constable Kapufi sustained a bruised right elbow and body pains from the kicks and punches he received allegedly at the hands of Mulumba.