by African Connect Site

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 The District of Dowa in Malawi is one of the District in the country with full of scandals and a day may not pass without hearing either a strange news or killings.

It’s another scandal where another woman from the said District kills her own man due to solvable reasons.

According to Police station spokesman Kondwani Kandiado disclosed that on January 3, this year, around 22:00 hrs, the deceased had come home drunk and found children and wife asleep.

The deceased upon arrival, demanded that the wife surrender all the money she had received from a piece job she had done earlier in the day.

Kandiado said, the suspect had refused to surrender the money, a thing that had angered the deceased who resorted to beating the wife.

In retaliation, a fight ensued between the two and the deceased produced a knife threatening to stab the suspect. The suspect had wrestled with the deceased and managed to snatch the knife from him and stabbed him on the chest.

Julius was then rushed to Mponela Rural hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Later, The deseased was taken to Kamuzu Central Hospital where postmoterm revealed that the death occurred due to too much loss of blood.

Meanwhile, the suspect has been remanded at Maula Prison pending court hearing.

The deceased hailed from Dunga village in the area of Traditional Authority  (T.A) Tambala in Dedza while the suspect comes from Kaninde village in the areas of Traditional Authority Chauma in the same district.

The Police has since advised the Public to avoid resolving issues on their own whilst they are not understanding each other, instead they need to report any issues beyond their capabilities.

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