By Jonas Nyasulu:
Phalombe Mount Meru Filling Station Manager and three others have been nabbed after they were found stealing diesel at the stations fuel pump.
Phalombe police station public relations officer, Sergeant Jimmy Kapanja identified the manager as Grant Mpichi, 28, and the three others as Masautso Kainja, 30, Thoko Samson, 24 and Patrick Shoveli, 25.
Kapanja says the incident occurred on July 19, 2022.
“Thirty-two jerry cans of 20 litres each and money amounting to K1, 500, 000 were recovered by Police officers who were on night foot patrols,” he said.
The suspects are in police custody and soon will appear in court to answer charges of theft contrary to section 278 of the penal code.