A 68-YEAR-OLD woman of Katuta Kampemba’s chiefdom in Mwense is fighting for her life at Mansa General Hospital after she was stabbed by her son.
Luapula Province Police Commissioner Elias Chushi confirmed the stabbing in an interview yesterday.
Mr. Chushi said the incident occurred on September 10, 2018 around 08:30 hours.
He said John Bupe, 21, stabbed his mother, Ms Jennifer Mambwe three times with a knife.
She sustained deep cuts on the stomach, left shoulder and left ribs.
Reasons for the act are not yet known, but the suspect has since been arrested and is waiting to appear in court soon. – ZANIS.