Police in Mpulungu have arrested four suspects in connection with last Saturday’s political violence.
Northern Province Police Commissioner Jestus Nsokolo confirms the arrest of the four who are believed to be prime suspects adding that other people linked to the violent attacks have reportedly fled from Mpulungu.
He said police will continue looking for the said people and has since appealed to members of the public with information on their whereabouts to report.
Mr. Nsokolo said the investigations into the violence are on-going and police will leave no stone unturned in ensuring that the perpetrators are brought to book.
He said officers in Mpulungu are on alert to ensure that no campaign activities are held by the PF and opposition UPND in the Port Town with the 14 day suspension period. – ZANIS