Thandiwe Nohanga (7) was reported missing on Friday and has been found dead in a dam, Zomba Police said on Monday Morning.
It is said that the minor left home going to school with friends and unfortunately she never returned.
A resident who was fetching water at the dam saw the minor and reported to the police who immediately went to the scene.
“When we arrived at the scene, villagers had already gathered there, the relatives where there as well. The child was still in her school uniformed and she was brutally murdered.” Francis Matewere, Zomba police officer reported to News Watch Reviews.
“We are investigating this case and will make sure that whosoever is behind this murder will be found and punished. We advice parents to teach their children to never trust or speak to strangers because there are criminals everywhere!”