Police in Lusaka have discovered a dead body of a female person identified as Regina Phiri aged between 20 and 25 years of Chimbo Village in Kabangwe area.
This is contained in a statement made available by Zambia Police Service Assistant Public Relations Officer Godfrey Chilabi.
Mr. Chilabi said facts of the matter are that around 02:00hrs yesterday, patrolling police officers found the dead body dumped near the junction between Great North Road and the road that leads to Moomba Police Post in Kabangwe Area.
He said the deceased was found half naked with physical injuries on the face and suspected to have been sexually abused.
Mr. Chilabi however noted that foul play into this matter has not been ruled out and investigations have since been instituted but no arrest has been made so far.
He said the body of the deceased has been deposited into UTH mortuary awaiting postmortem.
And Mr. Chilabi has appealed to all members of the public with any information that may assist in apprehending the suspects to report any suspicion to any police station.