NTCHEU-(MaraviPost)-Ntcheu police officer Fatsani Khwiya is battling with his life at the district’s hospital after consciously rescued from attempted suicide following his girl friend decision to end the relationship.
According to police report, Khwiya aged 26 committed the crime on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at around 21:00 hours at Village Njolomole, Traditional Authority (T.A) Njolomole in the district.
The police officer is said to be in love affair with a young lady identified as Estery Nyirenda works with the Department of Forestry and is based at Njolomole Extension Planning Area(EPA).
The report adds that on March 5, this year the two quarreled over their affair and the suspect assaulted her.
“This did not please the lady and she told the suspect that their love affair has ended.This also did not please the police officer who went to plead with her but she refused and instead she left Njolomole and went to Lilongwe to visit her relatives.
“On Tuesday, March 9, Khwiya went to Tsangano turn off where he bought some pestcides from one of the agrodealers shop at MK1,500.00 and went to Njolomole at the house of his girlfriend where he found all the doors locked.
“The officer went behind the house where he drunk the pestcides with intent to kill himself. He was rescued by a well wisher who found him semi conscious and he rushed with him to Ntcheu District hospital where he is admitted while receiving treatment in a fair condition,” reads the police report.
Khwiya who hails from Male Village, T.A Malemia in Zomba will face the law as attempted suicide is a crime.