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No one will ever know why Andrew Chimboza allegedly ate a man's heart. The man dubbed the Cannibal Killer pleaded guilty to murder in the Cape Town High Court yesterday. ...
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Judge commends boyfriend killer
HARARE High Court judge Justice Joseph Musakwa last week spared a convicted murderer, Stephen Sibange, from serving a jail term for killing his wife’s lover, but commended him for remaining composed after the latter provocatively stormed into his bedroom at midnight. ...
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MASVINGO — In a bizarre incident that occurred in Gutu yesterday, a mentally challenged woman allegedly wrestled a male villager, and fatally axed him before devouring part of his flesh. ...
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A ZIMBABWE Republic Police officer based at Budiriro Police Station in Harare recently appeared in court facing a murder charge after he allegedly fatally stabbed a Chitungwiza man who had asked for some cigarettes from him. ...
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Woman attempts to murder neighbour, sets son as bait
A 27-YEAR-OLD woman yesterday appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Court charged with attempting to murder her neighbour. ...
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Farmer murder investigations team sent
POLICE have deployed a team of detectives in Guruve to investigate the murder of a white commercial farmer and his daughter. ...
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Crime National News
A jealous man allegedly butchered his ex-wife with a kitchen knife after finding her in the company of another man, police confirmed. ...
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Zimondi murder trial opens
THE trial of a Chitungwiza man, Pritchard Zimondi, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend, Monalisa Chinomona, after their relationship turned sour, finally commenced at the High Court yesterday. ...
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Man kills daughter during scuffle with wife
A 30-year-old Mutoko villager, Nhamo Ngavapfume, who, in a fit of rage, beat up his daughter to death, appeared at the High Court last week facing a murder charge. ...
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General National News
A FIVE-YEAR-OLD girl was last week raped by an unknown assailant on her way from school, an incident that has cast a dark cloud on Lubangwe village in Hwange. ...
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Masendeke charged with murder
Elson Masendeke (34), who was arrested from his hideout in Kadoma last Thursday, has been brought to court and charged with murder. ...
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Two Epworth men up for murder
TWO Epworth men are facing murder charges after they allegedly fatally assaulted a fellow patron at a local night club. ...
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Maid accused of brutal murder
A 20-YEAR-OLD Bulawayo maid who allegedly suffocated her employer’s 10-month-old baby by wrapping it in a blanket and shoving it into a drawer early this month ...
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Man gets 15 years for  killing mother-in-law
A 31-year-old Zvishavane man was yesterday jailed for 15 years for murdering his mother-in-law last year following a dispute over custody of his child. ...
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Courts News
GOKWE — A man from Manyonga village allegedly fatally struck his grandmother with a machete after she tried to stop him from eating groundnuts she was shelling at her home in December last year. ...
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Courts Crime News
A MUTORASHANGA man fatally assaulted his 25-year-old wife by hitting her with a hoe handle, stones and slashing her with a knife after accusing her of “winking” at a man he suspected was having an extra-marital affair with her, Justice Hlekani Mwayera heard yesterday. ...
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Courts Crime News
THE trial of seven Shamva police officers, who allegedly killed a local resident accusing him of stealing $100 from a top cop’s wife, yesterday continued at the High Court with a survivor of the attack giving evidence before Justice Hlekani Mwayera. ...
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Mentally ill man acquitted of murder charges
GWERU-A 29-year-old Chiundura man, who fatally axed his younger brother’s wife following a minor domestic dispute in December 2009 has been acquitted of murder after the High Court considered his unstable mental history. ...
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Courts Crime News
THE seven Shamva police officers, who allegedly assaulted and killed a local resident accusing him of stealing $100 from a cop’s wife, yesterday appeared at the High Court before judge Justice Hlekani Mwayera charged with murder. ...
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Crime News
MHONDORO — Police in Mashonaland West Province have arrested eight villagers over the murder of a suspected cattle rustler. ...
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Courts Crime News
GWERU - A man from a Silobela farm, who allegedly murdered his drinking colleague over $2, will appear before Justice Martin Makonese when the Gweru High Court circuit officially opens today. ...
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Mbokodo employee’s homicide trial on
THE trial of a Mbokodo Abattoirs employee in Bulawayo, who is facing culpable homicide charges after he switched on a stock-feed mixing machine while his colleague was inside crushing him to death, is set to begin on February 6. ...
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Man murders cousin for proposing love to his wife
A MAN from Bhazha, Matobo, allegedly fatally stabbed his cousin, accusing him of proposing love to his wife and tried to flee to Botswana after the incident, a Bulawayo magistrate heard on Tuesday. ...
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Crime National News
A HEATED altercation over conjugal rights turned fatal for a Dema woman who was allegedly axed to death by her husband, a polygamist, following her demands to be intimate with him in a toilet. ...
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Courts Crime News
A Bulawayo man who allegedly fatally struck his wife with a machete last year after their separation was yesterday indicted for trial at the High Court. ...
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Crime News
POLICE in Rusape have arrested a local businessman who allegedly stormed a prayer session conducted by the Zambuko Reupenyu Apostolic members on Sunday and fired a live bullet at one of the leaders accusing him of casting a bad spell on his farm. ...
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Courts Crime News
A JILTED Hwange man Nicholas Ncube appeared in court yesterday charged with murder after he allegedly fatally stoned and stabbed his wife accusing her of dumping him. ...
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Crime News
A CARNIVAL Christmas Day atmosphere ended tragically in Chipinge after a 23-year-old man was killed by his drinking mate in a fight over an empty beer bottle. ...
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Gokwe murder suspects back in court
TWO Gokwe men who allegedly fatally assaulted a fellow villager during a dispute over an undisclosed issue were yesterday back in court and were further remanded to January 2. ...
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Courts Crime News
A ZIMBABWEAN man, who allegedly broke into a fellow national’s home in South Africa and fatally stabbed him before fleeing back home, was last Friday extradited to South Africa for trial.<!-- ...
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