Angry Mob Damages Motor Vehicles In Kitwe

Mulenga Bus Stop Along The Kitwe–Ndola Dual Carriage Way Was Yesterday Turned Into A Crime Scene By An Angry Mob Which Damaged 35 Different Motor Vehicles Whose Value Is Not Yet Known.

The Incident Happened When Members Of The Public Became Unruly After A Hit-And-Run Accident In Which A 14 Year Old Boy Of Chamboli’s, Teacher Compound Sustained A Fractured Left Leg After Being Hit By A Motor Vehicle.

The Mob Blocked The Road And Broke Car Windscreens And Doors And Dispersed On Arrival Of Police Officers, Who Rushed To The Scene.

Several People Sustained Injuries At The Incident And Have Since Been Taken To Different Hospitals In The Copperbelt.

Five People Have Since Been Pick Up By Police To Help With Investigations. This Is Contained In A Statement By Copperbelt Police Chief, Mary Tembo.