A GROUP of criminals armed with guns and pangas have broken into the Katete District Council and stolen stashes of cash.
The council’s Council public relations officer Clarence Kaoma has been quoted by Breeze FM confirming the break-in.
It is not clear how much the robbers stole but Eastern Province Police Commissioner Luckson Sakala has also been quoted saying he will issue a statement once he is availed the details.
Kaoma has further been quoted by Breeze FM saying the criminals tied two council police officers before breaking the safe the accounts office.
Kaoma says the extent of damage is yet to be established.
Kalemba September 13, 2020