A 14-year-old girl has been arrested in Zambia for allegedly killing a male classmate during a dispute.
The deceased was likewise a 14-year-old a resident of Kasompe Township.
The incident occurred after classes yesterday, when the two students got into a brawl.
In a telephone call, Copperbelt Police Deputy Commissioner Chrispin Chambwa verified the juvenile’s death.
According to Mr. Chambwa, the deceased was hit and fell to the ground, where he was confirmed dead when he arrived at Nchanga Hospital.
He described the occurrence as “extremely sad,” and stated that investigations have been begun to determine what exactly occurred.
Mr. Chambwa said the deceased is alleged to have been hit, leading to him falling on the ground and was pronounced dead upon arrival at Nchanga Hospital.
He said the incident is very unfortunate, adding that investigations have been launched to establish what exactly could have had happened.
Mr. Chambwa stated that the body of the deceased is in the mortuary while the suspect is currently held by police as investigations continue in the matter.
The identities of both the suspect and deceased have been withheld as investigations in the matter continue.