SEVEN suspected dangerous criminals have escaped from Nakonde Police Station after breaking out of the holding cell, Muchinga Province commissioner of police Auxensio Daka has said.
“The seven suspects escaped on Friday after cutting the bar on the outer holding cell ,’’ Mr Daka said in an interview yesterday.
The suspects are Peter Siame, Haggai Kolala, Cosam Musa, Chazya Sikapila, Osirick Sichone, Luka Silavwe and Isaac Simwinga.
The suspects are facing charges of possession of offensive weapons, breaking into a building, theft and attempted murder.
Mr Daka said police have launched a manhunt for the suspects.