MASVINGO-Masvingo Regional Magistrate Bishard Chineka has remanded two Gutu men in custody who allegedly stabbed a friend and left his intestines protruding after he refused to share a Chibuku Super drink with them.
Innocent Mapasure (45) and Alex Mubhadho (21) both from Chabata Village, Headman Nerupiri under Chief Gutu are facing attempted murder charges for allegedly stabbed Stanley Makura (24). They are denying the charge.
Prosecutor Liberty Hove told the court that the incident happened on January 18, 2022 at around 10:20 pm when Mapasure, Mubhadho and Makura were going to their homes from Henry Business Centre.
Mubhadho asked Makura for a sip of his Chibuku Super and the latter refused. Mubhadho then grabbed the super from Makura and began drinking it. Mubhadho began assaulting Makura with clenched fists and he pinned him to the ground. Mapasure then allegedly took out an okapi knife from his pocket and stabbed Makura twice on the stomach.
Mapasure and Mubhadho then fled from the scene leaving Makura whose intestines were protruding lying on the ground.
Makura’s mother, Nyasha heard her son’s cry for help and when she arrived, she found him lying on the ground and rushed him to Cheshuro Clinic where he was referred to Masvingo General Hospital.