A 27-year-old man suspected to be a mental patient struck and killed his sister (35) with a log accusing her of denying him a third plate of sadza.
Said police via their official Twitter handle, “The ZRP is investigating a murder case which occurred on 02/01/21 at Chinyani Village, Chiredzi where a suspected mental patient, Jonathan Chiyitani (27) fatally assaulted his sister Esinath Chiyitani (35) with a mopani log.
“The suspect took two plates of sadza for dinner and demanded a third plate from his sister resulting in an argument.”
In another case, Police in Zezani arrested Terrence Dube Muleya (20) for the murder of Edwin Sibanda on 01/12/21 over an undisclosed matter.
Police recovered the kitchen knife which was used by the suspect in the commission of the offence.