Jealous Husband drives spear into wife's lover shoulder


A Long-drawn-out fisticuffs that lasted for about 10 hours between a jealous husband and his wife’s alleged boyfriend has led to the death of the latter, after the former drove a spear through his shoulder.
The victim died soon after admission at Chiredzi District Hospital.
Trynos Gundani (24) allegedly accosted Urayayi Chinyungure (30) of Village 6, Mukwasi area in Mkwasine on Thursday last week and accused him of having an affair with his wife, Susan.
A series of see-saw fights ensued, ultimately ending when Chinyungure allegedly speared Gundani on the right shoulder.
Both combatants were rushed to Chiredzi Hospital where they were admitted but Gundani died on the same day.
Masvingo police spokesperson Inspector Charity Mazula said the stabbing incident occurred on Thursday at around 6PM.
She said Gundani died while admitted to Chiredzi District Hospital together with Chinyungure who had also sustained injuries during the series of fights.
His body was taken to the same hospital mortuary for postmortem.
"I can confirm receiving a report of murder involving two villagers in Mkwasine, Chiredzi. One man accused the other of having had an extra-marital affair with his wife. The suspect has been arrested and is assisting police with investigations," said Insp Mazula.
She said Gundani first attacked Chinyungure at around 8AM.

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