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Fisherman dies in a crocodile attack

by Simbarashe Mwandipendaa
26 Mar 2020 at 16:39hrs | Views
Scores of Madziva villagers were saddened by the death of their prominent fisherman Major Chinodakufa (48) who was mauled by a crocodile on Tuesday.

Sources who spoke to Bulawayo24.com said Chinodawafa was dragged into a dam by the repitale only to be released after the intervention of other villagers.

"We were robbed of our famous  fisherman on Tuesday after he was  attacked by a crocodile at Eden dam in Madziva," said the source.

"His colleague Sabastain Chete tried to rescue him while being dragged in the water by the crocodile and failed."

It then took the assistance of other villagers for the crocodile to release the fisherman but unfortunately he had died," added sources.

Mashonaland Central deputy police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Fedelis Dhewu confirmed the incident saying they observed crocodile bites on the body.



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