Mvuma man kills neighbor after finding him with his wife

Elizabeth Mashiri
Midlands Bureau

Gweru – Simangaliso Honde (31) of Central Estate near Mvuma has been charged with murder after he allegedly assaulted and killed a neighbor he found sitting in the kitchen with his wife.

The deceased is Munyaradzi Mugwagwa. Midlands Police spokesperson, Inspector Emmanuel Mahoko confirmed the incident which happened on Monday.

“On January 25, 2021 Honde travelled to Masvingo and left his wife at home. When he returned at around 9pm the very day he found the deceased with his wife in the kitchen.

“A misunderstanding arose when the accused questioned the deceased and the former went outside and picked a log intending to beat Mugwagwa who managed to escape,” said Mahoko.

The accused followed and caught up with deceased whom he brought back home and hit several times in the head with the log.

The accused discovered that Mugwagwa was severely injured and he took him to Mvuma District Hospital where he died the following day.

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