By Chisomo Phiri
Police in Limbe have arrested two men identified as Stanford Patrick,20, and Mavuto Laston,24, on suspicion that they murdered a Kabaza motorcycle operator in Bangwe Township.
Confirming the development to 247 Malawi News, Limbe Police Spokesperson Sergeant Aubrey Singanyama says on August 27, 2023, Bangwe Police received a murder case of Austin Jailosi,17, who was a Kabaza motorcycle operator in the area.
According to Singanyama, after receiving the report, investigations were instituted which led to a successful arrest of the two suspects.
It is further reported that the two suspects also robbed Jailosi (deceased) of his King Lion motorcycle before murdering him.
Currently, the two are in Police custody waiting to appear before court.
Stanford Patrick hails from Sandana village in the area of Traditional Authority(T/A) Mbawala in Thyolo District whilst Mabvuyo Laston is from Musiche Village under Traditional Authority(T/A) Likoswe in Chiradzulu District.