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Man bashes neighbour with wooden log

by Stephen Jakes
03 Mar 2020 at 12:43hrs | Views
A MAN from Gumtree in Bulawayo has appeared in court facing charges of attempted murder after he assaulted a neighbour with a wooden log several times over unsolved dispute with his boss.

Talent Siziba was not asked to plead to attempted murder when he appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Lizwe Jamela on Monday.

He was remanded in custody to March 18.

The court was told that on February 29 2020 Bongani Ncube (34) and Talent Siziba were drinking beer at Bambanani shopping centre at Gumtree, Bulawayo.

Siziba approached Ncube holding a wooden log and asked him about his money from the employer who is his former employer.

It is alleged that Ncube told him to communicate direct with his former employer and that did not go well with Siziba who then assaulted Ncube with a wooden log on the back of the head and several times on the back of both shoulders.

Ncube sustained serious injuries including a cut as he fell down unconsciously and bled profusely and wake up realising that he was admitted at Mpilo Central Hospital.

A report was made to the police which led to Siziba's arrest.

Source - Byo24News