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Zambia —Suspected Ritual Killers Steal Dead Body Of An Albino

In the western region of Zambia, suspected ritual killers dug out and stole the dead body of an albino.
 Zambia's police force have so far caught one of the suspects, while the other two are still at large.
Albino
An Albino

The relatives of the deceased, who died on August 4 2016, noticed on Sunday that the grave was tempered with and reported the issue to the police. Upon investigating the case, the Western province police force found both the casket and the body missing.

Compared to some other countries in Africa, reports of ritual killings in Zambia are few. But in Zambia, there is a belief among some that the body parts of an albino can generate wealth when used for ritual purposes.

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