A 40-year-old man from Lusaka made his appearance in court. He was suspected of stealing 70 bags of maize and eight tyres of a freightliner truck.
Rabson Nkonde was detained by the police officers on August 30th. He was working at WHM Transporters Limited.
The suspect admitted stealing the maize and the tyres from his employer.
“He [Nkonde] was entrusted with a truck to take some consignments to the copperbelt from lusaka where he is based.”
Nkonde was sentenced to five years behind bars.