Police retrieve body in Lunga River

Police in Mwinilunga district have retrieved the body of a 34 year old man of Makono village of Chief Kanyama's area who drowned in Lunga River last week.

District Police Officer in-Charge, Christopher Jinungo confirmed the development to ZANIS in an interview.

The deceased as been identified the deceased as Yosamu Pezulu.

Mr. Jinungo said Pezulu is believed to have gone on a fishing spree on
November 12, 2013 when he met his fate.

He said police do not suspect any foul play as the body of the deceased who is believed to have been suffering from fits was found intact.

Mr. Jinungo added that the police also recovered a canoe which was not tampered with and that a container of honey was found.