Machinga is slowly turning into a horror area as another person has been murdered by criminals and found in a decomposed state in the district.
Police in the district confirmed the incident to Malawi24 and identified the murdered man as Frankson Magombo aged 55.
Machinga police spokesperson Davie Sulumba told this publication on Monday that on 30 April this year villagers found the body of Magombo in a decomposed state.
The body had also been partly eaten by animals When the police and villagers went to his house, they found blood which showed that Magombo was mercilessly murdered.
“We have ordered a tight investigation to arrest anyone connected to the inhuman act of ending the life of Frankson Magombo,” Sulumba explained.
The deceased hailed from Sumani village in the area of Traditional Authority Mposa in Machinga district.