Three people have been arrested during an operation which Nkhata Bay Police Station conducted during the night of November 22, 2017.
Nkhata Bay Police Public relations officer Cecilia Mfune said the three men have been arrested for being found in possession of antique fire arms.
“We conducted an operation which was aimed at combating crime activities in the district. In course of excuting our duties we found three men who were possessing antique fire arms. We have arrested all of them”, said Cecilia.
Cecilia identified the suspects as; James Longwe 25 years, Dokiso Gondwe 30 years both from Bulukutu Village and Samson Sisya 48 years from Kapalapata village all under Traditional Authority Timbiri in Nkhata Bay distrct.
All the suspects are expected to appear before court soon to answer the charge of being found in possession of fire arm without a licence .