A 32-YEAR-OLD man of Kitwe has sustained serious burns after his former wife poured boiling water on him.
Blessings Kasongo went to Dorothy Sakala’s house in Chimwemwe towniship to “warn” her against going to his house since their marriage had ended. But Sakala is said to have responded to the warning by emptying a boiling pot of water on Kasongo leaving him with burns on the left side of the face, left shoulder, and on his back.
Police spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo confirmed the incident saying Kasongo was currently admitted to Kitwe Teaching Hospital while Sakala was in police custody.