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Murderer of seven, mentally unstable to stand trial

by Tarisai Mudahondo
17 Nov 2021 at 21:04hrs | Views
Redcliff man Thubeihle Kheshow (26) who allegedly killed seven people in a knife and spear rampage was mentally unfit to stand trial the court yesterday.

Kheshow was examined by two psychiatrists and discovered that he had developed mental health problems.

Kwekwe District prosecutor Yeukai Mugumba said," Two doctors examined him. under the Mental Health Act and discovered that he is not well".

She further stated that "if he does not go on trial owing to his illness, a special verdict will be handed down by the High court. A special verdict can either find one guilty or not guilty depending on the gravity of the murder".

Kheshow was charged with seven counts of murder, attempted murder and rape after an early morning attack on his victims in Redcliff Stone Clare suburb.

Source - Tarisai Mudahondo