Police at Kanengo in Lilongwe on Monday arrested Panombo Banda ,55,for allegedly exhuming a body at Mgoma graveyard .
Kanengo Police Spokesperson Salome Chibwana yesterday confirmed of the arrest.
Banda , who comes from Kachimbeza Village,T/A Khombeza in Salima, was arrested at around 7 pm.
” The man was sported by women who were passing by the graveyard . At first they thought it was a dog, but after noticing that it was a man, they reported the issue to the community. He was caught red-handed exhuming a body “, she said.
Chibwana claimed Banda confessed upon interrogation that he wanted to find a Market for the premature baby.
The baby was buried last Friday after a woman miscarried a six-month pregnancy.