By Kondwani Nyamasauka
Police in Lilongwe have arrested Beyod Chapotera aged 46 for shooting dead his security guard yesterday night.
The guard has only been identified as Zeyasi
Coincidentally, the guard was earlier before being shot found by patrol police chatting outside the suspect’s brick wall in area 3 with his girlfriend ..and the two fled into the compound after noticing the police.
An hour later the same patrol police were alerted that Chapotera (the boss) had shot dead his guard using a pump gun which is licensed.
The rifle has since been retrieved from the suspect.
Zeyasi’s body is at Kamuzu Central Hospital pending postmortem examination.
Police are still investigating the cause of the shooting