Midlands Police spokesperson Joel Goko
Gweru – Four gatecrashers who were at a birthday party of a minor in Mkoba 13 in Gweru are on the run after they allegedly assaulted and killed the host over meat.
Bright Mulauzi (20), Marshal Muza (19), Joseph Zulu (28) and Brightworth Kaputo (28) gate crashed at the party on August 16, 2020 at around 9pm and were refused some meat after being told that it was only for invited guests.
The birthday was for the deceased’s daughter.
Midlands Police spokesperson Joel Goko confirmed the incident and said that Charles Musekiwa (43) died at Gweru Provincial Hospital on Sunday some eight days after the attack.
“I confirm the incident. Four accused approached the deceased and asked for meat and he told them that it was just for invited guests. They left and came back armed with stones and iron bars and attacked the deceased,” said Goko.
Goko said one suspect has since been apprehended and investigations are continuing. http://masvingomirro.com