A 39 year old man from Ntchisi has been arrested for killing his wife after she cheated on him with another man.
Ntchisi police spokesperson Gladson M`bumpha has identified the suspect as Batson Jaleki who killed his wife identified as Feliya Peter Batson.
According to M`bumpha, the now deceased wife went behind her husband`s back and committed adultery with another man from the same village of Chisamba, T/A Chilooko.
The suspect got to know of the news early this month since it was done last year in November.
â€œOn January 9, the deceased went missing and the matter was never reported to police.
â€œHer body was found in decomposed state and hanged to a small tree with a rope tied on the neck on 24th January.
After the body was taken to the hospital, a postmortem revealed that the death was due to suffocation.
Jaleki is soon expected to answer murder charges contrary to section 209 of the penal code.
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