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Wife beater severely bashed

by Simbarashe Sithole
11 Aug 2017 at 19:10hrs | Views
Two men from Maguna village, Guruve, severely assaulted a neighbour with log for bashing his wife.

It emerged at Guruve magistrate court today that on 5 August Jaison Kanengoni (52) and Wellington Kanengoni (27) unlawfully entered into Ignitious Mujinjiwa's bedroom who was bashing his wife around midnight and handcuffed him before dragging him outside the bedroom.

The duo thrashed Mujinjiwa, who was half dressed, with logs causing bodily harm.

After assaulting the complaint the duo dragged him to the village head.

Upon seeing blood on the accused the village head referred the matter to the police leading to the duo's arrest.

The accused pleaded guilty to assault charges as defined in Section 89 of the Criminal law codification and reform Act Chapter 9:23.

Guruve magistrate Mr Artwel Sanyatwe warned and cautioned the duo and ordered them not to be dragged to court facing similar offense in the next 3 years.

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