MAN NABBED AFTER ORGANIZING THEFT OF ‘OWN’ MONEY
AN ATTEMPT by a man of Chingola, Copperbelt, to stage a robbery yesterday involving K500,000 failed after police uncovered the ploy and arrested him.
Boyd Sichone, of Riverside Extension, who works as a money changer at Kasumbalesa border, was entrusted with dollars to change into Zambian Kwacha in Chingola.
After changing the foreign currency, he hired a taxi driver to deliver the now K500,000 to his friend in Kasumbalesa who had given him the foreign currency.
However, Sichone organised for thieves to attack the taxi driver on his way
(Zambia Daily Mail)