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Hubby attacks wife with an axe handle over shoe laces

by Simbarashe Sithole
28 Mar 2024 at 10:47hrs | Views
Failure to control temper landed a Plumtree man in the hands of the police after he attacked his wife with an axe handle over shoe laces.

Culture W Ncube (35) was dragged to Plumtree magistrates courts yesterday facing a physical abuse charge.

He appeared before Magistrate Joshua Nembaware and was remanded to April 2 out of custody.

The state alleged on March 25 Ncube's wife gave shoelaces to her mother-in-law without his concern.

The husband confronted his wife on why he gave the shoelaces to his mother.

A heated argument ensured and he picked a stool which he used to assault her.

She fell down as a result of the attack and he picked an axe handle to further assault her.

When she went to hospital for treatment it prompted her to file a police report.

Source - Byo24News